Discuss the role of "culture" in society and life according to Artaud. How does the theater relate to this culture?
Discuss Artaud's use of metaphor as he relates the theater to the plague. What are the benefits of both? What are the downfalls?
Discuss Artaud's description of the plague which St. Remys avoided in Artaud's first chapter. What does this story illuminate in terms of the world of art?
Describe the painting "The Daughters of Lot." What does Artaud intimate this painting means in terms of the theater?
Discuss the term "metaphysics." Define this term and relate how the author uses it regarding the theater.
Discuss the term "Mise en Scene." What does this term mean? How does Artaud describe it? Of what importance is it to The Theater of Cruelty?
In "The Alchemical Theater," the author uses another metaphor. Describe this metaphor as it applies to the...
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