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10 Essential Readings

Although there are many other essential readings, we believe that these texts are the key to expanding your knowledge of politics and art:

The Communist Manifesto - Karl Marx & Friedrich Engels:

What is Proletarian Culture, and is it possible? - Leon Trotsky: 

In Defence of Marxism - Leon Trotsky: 

The German Ideology - Karl Marx:

On Cooperation - Vladimir Lenin:

Theatre of the Oppressed - Augusto Boal

Bringing Down The House - Olivia Turnball

Social and Political Theatre in 21st-Century Britain: Staging Crisis - Vicky Angelaki 

Why Marx was Right - Terry Eagleton 

Brecht On Theatre - Bertolt Brecht & John Willett

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