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The Heretic

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A black comedy to tackle the divisive issue of climate change, The Heretic questions the position of science in the global argument and invites us to honestly consider what we think we know.
Paperback, 96 pages
Published October 18th 2011 by Oberon Books (first published September 13th 2011)
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Phillip
Sep 04, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: drama
This is actually a really good play--I'd be inclined to give it five stars, but I felt like the ending really didn't fit with the rest of the play (but I won't spoil it). This play focuses on a climate scientist who--on the basis of her research on ocean levels in the Maldives--questions the consensus around human driven climate change. Rather than simply being a contrarian play (as though that weren't a noble enough goal in itself), Bean's project is to emphasize the continuing importance of sk ...more
Kevin
Sep 14, 2013 rated it it was ok
Despite it's cleverness, this play is way too heavy, dark and
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