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Visting Libra Professor Madeline Sayet: ‘Indigenous Shakespeares’

October 17, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Award-winning Mohegan director Madeline Sayet will discuss the historical relationship between Native peoples and Shakespearean performance, and how Native artists have used Shakespearean productions as a tool to reclaim their voices and empower the Native Theater movement. 

Sayet is the executive director of the Yale Indigenous Performing Arts Program (YIPAP), a TED Fellow, and was name a Forbes 30 Under 30 in Hollywood & Entertainment in 2018. She recently received critical acclaim for her solo show “Where We Belong” at Shakespeare’s Globe in London. 

Details

Date:
October 17, 2019
Time:
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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Venue

AP/PE Space, IMRC, Stewart Commons
University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
Phone:
207.581.3217

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Sponsor
McGillicuddy Humanities Center