After watching the Bucknell production of Mike Daisey’s The Agony and Ecstasy of Steve Jobs I had a couple of takeaways. First, I was overall pleased with the performance. I thought that Alex […]
Truthful or not, I think we can all agree that Mike Daisey’s performance is a call for action. In an introductory letter to a transcript adaptation of “The Agony and […]
The BC, (Leah, Kate, and me) decided it would be interesting to see the Bucknell-produced version of Daisey’s actual play, The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs.
“Yes, Cathy, I will lie to lots of people” – Mike Daisey These are probably the most accurate words that Daisey says in his entire presentation.
In the words of Mike Daisey, the “Retraction” episode of TAL is “excruciating.” The prolonged silences and razor sharp questions posed by Ira Glass seem to cut right through Daisey’s […]
Listening to Mike Daisey try to defend himself in “Retraction” was extremely painful. About a week ago when I first listened to Daisey’s The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs I was amazed […]
I like many in the class, was disappointed by the admission of Mike Daisey that many of the situations in his monologue did not actually take place. However, much of the factual […]