Amy Goodman- Augusto Boal, Founder of the Theater of the Oppressed, Dies

      Augusto Boal, Founder of the Theater of the Oppressed, Dies at 78 *

      Augusto Boal, the legendary Brazilian political playwright and popular educator, died Saturday at the age of seventy-eight.   He was the founder of the Theater of the Oppressed, a popular international movement for a participatory form of theater as a means of promoting knowledge, democratic forms of interaction, and transformation.   We play a never-before-aired interview on his life and work.

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http://www.democracynow.org/2009/5/6/augusto_boal_founder_of_the_theater

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