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NOTES FROM THE FIELD

Urgent and inspiring, Notes from the Field outlines the civil rights crisis currently erupting at the intersection between America’s education system and its mass incarceration epidemic.

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Upcoming Talks And Appearances

Playwright, actor, and professor Anna Deavere Smith uses her singular brand of theatre to highlight issues of community, character, and diversity in America. The MacArthur Foundation honored Smith with the “Genius” Fellowship for creating “a new form of theatre — a blend of theatrical art, social commentary, journalism, and intimate reverie.”

TO BOOK FOR YOUR EVENT

  • “Snapshots: Portraits of a World in Transition”

    Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 4PM
    Brandeis University
    Waltham, MA

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  • Engaging the World: The Role of the Artist in Society

    Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 7:30pm
    University of Texas Arlington
    Arlington, TX

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  • Move in Closer: A conversation with Anna Deavere Smith

    Thursday, March 28th, 2019 at 8am
    Philadelphia, PA

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ANNA DEAVERE SMITH
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Anna Deavere Smith is the founder and director of the Institute on the Arts and Civic Dialogue at New York University. The IACD creates a meeting place for artists, scholars, and audiences to exchange ideas and generate new work.

 

As producing organization, the IACD supports artists whose works address the world’s most pressing problems.

 

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