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Re: Van Gogh speak....

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Bunki Kramer (
Sat, 13 Feb 1999 20:14:51 -0800 (PST)

>Bunki Kramer wrote: (No I didn't!)
>> ......the mention of the correct pronunciation of "van Gogh" has raised a
>> long-time question for me. In college many of my professors insisted we use
>> correct pronunciation (as pronounced in the artistsí homeland). As an art
>> educator I feel compelled to do this, however, I am often reluctant due
>> tothe usual response from others.
>Well would you like you like future generations to pronounce your name
>correctly, or be unconcerned if they mangle it? Your answer should determine
>your course of action.
>Best wishes,

Hummm...interesting viewpoint but "I" didn't write the above message so you
need to direct your discussion to the appropriate person. Toodles......

Bunki Kramer - Los Cerros Middle School
968 Blemer Rd., Danville, California 94526