Richard Cummings

Richard Cummings taught international law at the Haile Sellassie I University in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and holds a Ph.D. in Social and Political Sciences from Cambridge University. He is an international lawyer, author, and playwright.

Latest by Richard Cummings in Chronicles

  • October 2005

    Rivers of Blood

    In Max Frisch’s prophetic, absurdist masterpiece The Firebugs, a well-off family live in an unnamed city in which arsonists have been burning down the houses. One of the firebugs, posing as a peddler, appears at their home asking for food and shelter.

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