I attended a performance of Tom Stoppard’s “Arcadia” this weekend and it made me think of you:
1. It’s set in Derbyshire.
2. There’s math in the plot.
I wondered if you are familiar with “Arcadia” and if you have an opinion about it.
I only ever once attended a Stoppard play, in London, 1984. Don’t recall the title, or much else about it. Here, in fact, is the entirety of what I do recall:
Strangely I find myself at odds here with the normally infallible Steve Sailer, who calls Stoppard “my favorite playwright.”
Just two words, Steve: Samuel Beckett.