Discussion Question

The Wilson book states “…art frequently challenges society and is sometimes on the leading edge of history, appearing to forecast the future. More often than not, however, such art simply recognizes what is already present in society but has not yet surfaced.” (page 30) What is your opinion of this statement. Do theatre and films merely reflect changes in society or do they change society, forcing society to push past its limits? Be sure to use examples from film, television and plays to support your opinion.Remember, the MINIMUM is 300 words and the maximum is 600 words. Also, make sure to spell and grammar check before submitting your post.   To post your DQ, select appropriate  DQ#, select ‘Create Thread’, enter Subject in Subject Line, cut and paste or enter post in the message area, select the ‘Submit’ button.