Milo Rau

is a Swiss theatre director, journalist, essayist and lecturer who won the Swiss Theatre Award in 2014. His recent productions include The 120 Days of Sodom (Zürich, 2017) and The Congo Tribunal (Berlin/Bukavu, 2015), which was also turned into a film and book.


Cover for: Recapturing the future

In his keynote speech to the ‘Dialectics of Liberation’ symposium, delivered in Vienna on 24 November 2017, theatre director Milo Rau describes a nightmarish global economic system that, paradoxically, ‘began with the demand for liberation.’ He asks: What is to be done?