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NaBloPoMo 30 Day Quote Challenge ~ Day 17

„Art is not a mirror to reflect reality, but a hammer with which to shape it.“

Bertolt Brecht

Writing

RHINESCO AND THE CRITICAL THEATRE

EUGENE IONESCO’S THEATRE FROM OUTSIDE
THE CYCLES OF FALSE TRUTHS AND MANIPULATIVE CAUSES

It has been interesting to read the critiques of Eugene Ionesco’s works; much of which gives little credit to his skepticism about all political „truths“ and impositions such truths make on theatre. 795 weitere Wörter

Culture

Fragility of memory

…How would a man get up in the morning
without the oblivion of the night that erases the traces?
Who has been banged to the ground six times… 95 weitere Wörter

Photography

"If sharks were men"an animated Brecht's poem...

Direction: Sasa Klopanovic – Sinestezia
Voiceover: Jon Greenhlagh
Illustration and animation: Nikola Prijic
Mastering: Janja Loncar
Producer: Ana Zatezalo Schenk – Sinestezia

Ψηφιακώς

Reading: Burning of books by Bertolt Brecht

Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956)! When I was living in Berlin I intuitively liked the other of the Dreigroschenoper and Mutter Courage, even though I never sat through a live performance of his great plays for lack of money. 413 weitere Wörter

Poetry

Step by step...

That’s all lectures and seminars done for this module and we’re on our own. Our final lecture was on Post-Brecht Theatre, a lecture that emphasised that we should not only take Brecht’s ideas, tools and methods but we must also question them „To use Brecht without criticising him is to betray him.“ -Heiner Müller.  828 weitere Wörter

Alma De Groen

Thinking in Extremes

An exhibition called Benjamin und Brecht/Denken in Extremen officially opens at seven o’clock this evening at the Akademie der Künste in Berlin. It draws material from the… 405 weitere Wörter

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