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Burack Lecture: Documentary Theatre and the Need for Social Change - Ashley Lucas, PhD

Oct 6, 2017
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Royall Tyler Theatre 300-312 (Main Stage Theatre)

Associate Professor Theatre and Drama, Director of the prison Creative Arts Project, University of Michigan

Ashley Lucas is well known nationally and internationally for her theatre work performed in prisons. She lectures extensively on the merits of the arts in prisons and on the effects of incarceration on the family members of prisoners. Professor Lucas's Burack lecture is in conjunction with the UVM Department of Theatre production of "The Exonerated" - true stories of six wrongfully convicted survivors of death row. Performances for "The Exonerated" are October 4-8. For more information see

A reception to immediately follow in the Craftsbury Room.

Sponsored by the Department of Theatre, the Department of Sociology, and the Critical Race and Ethnic Studies Program.

For ADA accommodations: 802-656-5661.

Price: This event is free.
Sponsor: Presidents Ofc

For more information, contact Gregory Ramos at 802-656-0094 or

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