The Caucasian Chalk Circle
The Caucasian Chalk Circle by Brecht uses epic theatre to bring forth an idea ormeaning for the audience to consider while entertaining the audience. Epic theatre involves the use of alienation techniques to distance the viewer from the story but still concentrate on the overall meaning. The person who just views the story would likely
take it as fantasy and not reach the true depth of the play. Brecht shocks the
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shall bear fruit." Brecht inthe play seeks to highlight the difference between justice and the law within Grusinia.The feudal society, or Marxist society, is shown to have harder implications for the
poor than the even distribution of wealth which is the main emphasis of the Marxiststate. The Marxist law is not equated with justice for all rather justice for the upperclasses, or class justice, where the rich get richer and the poor get poorer.