Complex Issues: M. Butterfly | Fall 2017

November 2, 6:30 - 8:30 pm


David Henry Hwang, Theatre, and Julie Taymor

Introduced and moderated by Christian Parker, Theatre


Playwright David Henry Hwang, Theatre, and director Julie Taymor discuss their collaboration on M. Butterfly, reimagined and remounted for the Broadway stage.


Complex Issues explores difference, visibility, and representation through recent work by faculty of Columbia University and Columbia University School of the Arts in particular. Conversations invite challenging questions of racial, ethnic, gender, economic, sexual, religious, and cultural complexity, and how they are articulated across discipline and genre today.


Check-in will begin one hour prior. Seating is limited and first come, first served. Advance registration does not guarantee seating in the Lantern. Overflow space will be available.


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Registration is now closed. Standby line will form at 5:45pm.

Event Time & Date

Date: Past Event
Location: The Lantern
Lenfest Center for the Arts
615 W. 129 St.
New York, NY 10027
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