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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

    Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 7:00 PM
    Dorothy Dickson Darte Center, Wilkes University
    Wilkes-Barre, PA

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  • Speaking at Loyola Marymount Commencement

    Saturday, May 6, 2017
    Loyala Marymount University
    Los Angeles, CA

  • Honored at John Jay Gala

    Monday, May 8, 2017
    John Jay College of Criminal Justice
    New York, NY

  • Receiving Ann Richards Legacy Award

    Friday, May 12, 2017 at 6:30 PM
    Four Seasons Hotel
    Austin, TX

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  • Honored at The Playwrights Realm Gala

    Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 6:30 PM
    Samuel B. & David Rose Building
    New York, NY

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  • Receiving Honorary Degree at Swarthmore

    Sunday, May 21, 2017
    Swarthmore College
    Swarthmore, PA

  • Speaking at Dartmouth Commencement

    Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 9:30 AM
    Dartmouth College
    Hanover, NH

  • Omega Women's Leadership Center Program: Women & Power Retreat

    Friday, October 6, 2017
    Rhinebeck, NY

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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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