- Brecht, Bertolt, Trans. Eric Bentley. The Caucasian Chalk Circle. New York: Penguin Books, 1947.
The Question and Answer section for The Caucasian Chalk Circle is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
The singer moves the action and supplies the necessary historical information the reader needs in order to understand the story.
Azdak's greatest risk was saving the Grand Duke. He risks his life in saving him, and he risks his life once more when he confesses. Ultimately, his confession and subsequent safety because no one believed him leads to his appointment as judge. As...