Bertolt Brecht

(10 February 1898 – 14 August 1956 / Augsburg)

Questions From A Worker Who Reads - Poem by Bertolt Brecht

Who built Thebes of the seven gates?
In the books you will find the names of kings.
Did the kings haul up the lumps of rock?
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Comments about Questions From A Worker Who Reads by Bertolt Brecht

  • (3/24/2018 10:44:00 PM)

    Awesome pome really inspiring (Report) Reply

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  • (1/20/2018 10:28:00 AM)

    awsm poem ..its really teach us a thing (Report) Reply

  • Sylvaonyema Uba (2/10/2017 11:50:00 PM)

    So many reports
    So many questions

    Nice poetic style. Great work!

    Sylva.
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  • (2/10/2017 11:40:00 PM)

    Very fundamental questions raised through a meaningful verse. Congrats on modern poet of the Day. (Report) Reply

  • Edward Kofi Louis (2/10/2017 10:55:00 AM)

    Questions and answers. Thanks for sharing this poem with us. (Report) Reply

  • Jayatissa K. Liyanage (2/10/2017 9:32:00 AM)

    When reality rise itself from it's grave, the authority, the tradition, the custom and what not get undressed. Great thinking. Thanks for the poem, X (Report) Reply

  • Indira Renganathan (2/10/2017 5:41:00 AM)

    So many reports.
    So many questions.....a good historical analysis...good questions...good poem- 10++++
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  • (2/10/2017 4:01:00 AM)

    a very interesting poem begging the question of who did all the hard work in the past? my answer is it will probably be the same ones who will do it in the future? (Report) Reply

  • Bernard F. Asuncion (2/10/2017 2:01:00 AM)

    Splendid composition......... thank you so much.... (Report) Reply

  • (12/3/2009 11:43:00 PM)

    In each case the worker is the forgotten person. The most powerful treatment of this theme is Jenny the chambermaid's song in Brecht and Weill's superb Threepenny Opera. (Report) Reply

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