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Gothic, schmothis

image: Departments headerGood Goth! You would have readers accept the assertion ("Chicago Journal," April/00) that the design of the Gerald Ratner Athletics Center "...echoes Gothic architecture in its use of light."

Did the University's trustees believe what their renowned architect told them, or is it your job to convince alumni that the emperor does, too, have clothes on?

Beverly Simek Wendt, AB'48
St. Louis

 

 

 

 

 


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