When: Thursday, October 18 (time TBA, check out the Performance Studies FB page for updates)
Where: NYU Tisch Performance Studies, 721 Broadway 6th Floor
NYU’s Performance Studies department will be hosting a visual and literary conversation with Cherríe Moraga. Cherríe will show a short segment of her recent play, NEW FIRE, and present on her new collection of writings, “A Xicana Codex of Changing Consciousness: Writings 2000-2010.”
The talk will be followed by a Q & A with the audience and a book signing. Seating will be limited and will be on a first come, first serve basis.
For over ten years, Moraga has served as an Artist in Residence in the Department of Drama at Stanford University and currently also shares a joint appointment with Comparative Studies in Race & Ethnicity. She is proud to be a founding member of La Red Xicana Indígena, a network of Xicanas organizing in the area of social change through international exchange, indigenous political education, spiritual practice, and grass roots organizing