IB LA 12
Texts for this semester
Posted on January 06, 2020
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead by Tom Stoppard Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde A Man for All Seasons by Robert Bolt
Framing Question for this semester: "What is the measure of a human?"
Posted on January 04, 2020
Complementary questions; What advantages/disadvantages does the dramatic genre bring to the investigation of this question? What are the essential elements of "measuring a human"? What are the consequences of trying to "measure a human"? To what extent is the "measure of a human" a constant through different ages and cultures? What does it mean to live a "healthy life"? Is the measure of a person's success the same as the "measure of a human"?