Resistance, Responsibility, and Authority in Contemporary Drama


Conferees read four plays from the twentieth century that contain themes relevant to the subject of “liberty, justice, and resistance.”


Conference Readings

Bolt, Robert. A Man For All Seasons. New York City: Vintage Books, 1990.

Brecht, Bertolt. Galileo. Edited by Eric Bentley. Translated by Charles Laughton. New York City: Grove Press, 1966.

Harwood, Ronald. Taking Sides. New York City: Dramatists Play Service, Inc., 1997.

Wouk, Herman. The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial. New York City: Samuel French, Inc., 1983.