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Happy Birthday Brecht

10 February 1898. On Brecht's 121st birthday Tom Kuhn offers a Bloomsbury blog-post to recall the powerful provocation of Brecht's writings, then and now, and to promote the new volume: Brecht and the Writer's Workshop.

Exhibition of Brecht-inspired artwork at St Hugh's College

An exhibition of Brecht-inspired artwork created by graphic artists at Blumenfisch, a Berlin-based workshop for people with disabilities, in collaboration with Writing Brecht is taking place in the library of St Hugh's College, Oxford. 

IBS Symposium 2019 - Call for Papers published!

BRECHT UNTER FREMDEN / BRECHT AMONG STRANGERS: We are delighted to share the Call for Papers for the next symposium of the International Brecht Society, which will be held in Leipzig in June 2019.

Baustelle Brecht - Working with Brecht

Click here for the full programme of Baustelle Brecht, a workshop in Berlin on 23 June 2017, organised in cooperation with the International Brecht Society.

Director Carl Weber dies

We are sad to announce the death of director Carl Weber, on 25 December 2016 at the age of 91. Weber joined the Berliner Ensemble in 1952 and worked closely with Brecht until the latter's death.