A Lecture by David Román
"'The Hydrants are Open': Latinos on Broadway in the 21st Century"
David Román is Professor of English and American Studies and Ethnicity at the University of Southern California. He is the author of Acts of Intervention: Performance, Gay Culture & AIDS (Indiana University Press, 1998) and Performance in America: Contemporary U.S. Culture and the Performing Arts (Duke University Press, 2005). His current projects include a book on the racial politics of American theater in the 1940’s; a study of the memoirs of pre-Stonewall gay and lesbian activists; and a historical project on AIDS and cultural production in the 1980s and early 1990s.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
1:30 - 2:50 PM
Marie and Edward Matthews ’53 Acting Studio
Free and open to the public.
Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis