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Culture, Stage Burning Joan

Burning Joan

Joan of Arc burned as a witch when a church inquisition accused her of heresy in 1431, but her image improved over the next 500 years, until the same church canonized her in 1920. Bernard Shaw wrote Saint Joan shortly…
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Culture, Stage

The Misanthrope

Women in Time's presentation of Molière's 1666 play is a shining example of strong vision executed with brilliance and conviction. Director Sacha Reich reimagines the play in 1950s Hollywood during the House Un-American Activities Committee's investigation of the "Hollywood Ten,"…
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