Texts in the City: The Crucible (video)

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Arthur Miller’s play about the Salem witchcraft trials of 1692 can be a crucible for VCE students too. But that needn’t be the case. In the second of our Texts In The City series, Tony Wilson and William Henderson explore the language and symbolism that makes the play “a joy to act” — and draw parallels to the youth-led revolutions of the contemporary age.