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Mar220177 PM – 10 PM
Jackie Liebergott Black Box Theatre
A special event and performance of Othello in the Seraglio begins with a panel discussion with Pulitzer Prize-winning scholar Stephen Greenblatt on the diverse societies of Islam and the treatment of race in Shakespeare.
Mar2220176 PM – 7 PM
Charles Beard Room
Writing, Literature, and Publishing Professor Douglas Whynott's The Sugar Season was selected as one of the best books of 2014 by the Boston Globe, and won the GreenBook Festival Award for writing about the environment. The Fact of a Body, the first book from Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich MFA '10, is forthcoming from Flatiron Books.
52 Summer St.
In this lecture, Kevin Vallier, associate professor of philosophy at Bowling Green State University, argues that such an interpretation is inconsistent with deeper liberal commitments to personal liberty and respect for diversity.
Mar3020174 PM – 5:30 PM
Tufte Performance and Production Center
How can theater be used as a means toward social change? Engage with Israeli Stage playwright-in-residence Joshua Sobol as he lectures on theater as a form of resistance to oppression.