Antigone


In a not-so-distant futuristic America, Antigone is on a long list of banned books. A group of young people gathers in secrecy to stage the play anyway. As the story unfolds, Antigone’s brother is killed for deserting a war effort in which he does not believe, and his burial is banned. Antigone buries him anyway. Do we have an obligation to break the law when the law is unjust?


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