Shame and despair in December

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Abstract

In an attempt to interpret the current international crisis surrounding America's presence in Iraq, a short, one act play is presented. Drawing on Walter Benjamin, this play writes history by quoting history back to itself. George Bush is placed in a dialogue with Mark Twain, Walter Benjamin, Tom Cruise, Molly Ivins, Walt Whitman, Paulo Freire, David Corn, and others.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)212-218
Number of pages7
JournalCultural Studies - Critical Methodologies
Volume4
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2004

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Keywords

  • Democracy war
  • Fascism
  • Iraq
  • U.S. foreign policy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cultural Studies
  • Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)

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