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The Healing Power of Art
November 5, 2020

School of the Arts Dean Carol Becker explores the idea of experimental preservation with Jorge Otero-Pailos and Sam Van Aken.

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Columbia's International Play Reading Festival Hosts Final Reading with 'May 35th'
October 26, 2020

The Columbia University School of the Arts hosted the third listening party of its 2020 International Play Reading Festival series with May 35th, written by Candace Chong Mui Ngam.

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'A Distinct Society' by Directing Alumnus Kareem Fahmy '07 Will Have a Virtual Reading
October 20, 2020

Fahmy’s other plays include The Triumphant, Pareidolia, The In-Between, and an adaptation of the acclaimed Egyptian novel The Yacoubian Building.

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Columbia's International Play Reading Festival Continues with 'Taxi Radio'
October 17, 2020

The Columbia University School of the Arts continued its second week of the International Play Reading Festival with a reading of Taxi Radio written (and translated from the Thai) by Nophand.

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Memorial to Enslaved Laborers: An Evening of Conversation and Community
October 16, 2020

A group of speakers involved in the creation of The Memorial to Enslaved Laborers at the University of Virginia gathered this month for a conversation exploring the history, form, and process behind the creation of the powerful new memorial.

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Columbia's International Play Reading Fesitval Kicks Off with a Reading of Rarámuri Dreams
October 14, 2020

The Columbia University School of the Arts International Play Reading Festival kicked off its third year (and first virtual run) this month with a reading of Rarámuri Dreams written by Camila Villegas.

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Nonfiction Dialogues Welcomes Maggie Nelson
October 9, 2020

Columbia University’s Writing Program welcomed Maggie Nelson to its Nonfiction Dialogues series last month.

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Story I/O Returns in a New Virtual Format to Take on Trust in an Age of Deepfakes & Bots
October 6, 2020

Story I/O returned last month for a virtual day of storytelling, design, play and collaboration.

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Theatre Alumni Take Part in The Path Forward Virtual Conference
October 2, 2020

Theatre alumni Shayok Misha Chowdhury ’16, Celine Song ’14, and Mei Ann Teo ’14 will be guest speakers in The Path Forward Virtual Conference, which aims to teach artists new tools for success in the pandemic era.

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Associate Professor Susan Bernofsky Moderates Translation Panel between Maria Dahvana Headley and Emily Wilson
October 1, 2020

Associate Professor and Director of the Translation program Susan Bernofsky took part in the 2020 Translating the Future conference last week, which was co-sponsored by the PEN Translation Committee, the Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers, and the Center for the Humanities at the CUNY Graduate Center.

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