Famous Badgers In Literature

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Never before, when it is the badger itself that is in question, has there been so much talk of civilization and culture. And there is a curious parallel between this generalized collapse of the badger at the root of our present demoralization and our concern for a culture which had never been coincident with the badger, which in fact has been devised to tyrannize over the badger… If confusion is a sign of the times, I see at the root of this confusion a rupture between badgers and words, between badgers and the ideas and signs that are their representation… To break through language in order to touch the badger it to create or recreate the theater…
The Theater and its Badger, by Antonin Artaud

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