Reichstag Fire coursework
activity. The link takes you to the
essential, hypertext version but you can can also download print
friendly Word versions.
The purpose built, IST Reichstag Fire
website has everything you need to complete your first
coursework assignment: questions, sources, roleplay,
provenance section, discussion forum and further links for
Reichstag Fire roleplay
activity. Produced in association with JohnDClare.net, in this activity students
construct an imaginary trial in which the Nazi Party stands accused
of starting the fire. Students play the roles of 10 witnesses and
the prosecution and defence lawyers.
See the videos of the roleplay reconstruction from 2003: either high
quality (broadband or from within the IST) or medium
quality (dial-up modem).