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Storytelling and Identity

Storytelling and Identity

INTRO For the past decade, Rebecca Kling has worked as an advocate, educator, and performer within the transgender rights movement. Her performance and advocacy work has always been grounded in the power of story as a way to reach hearts and change minds. She learned...

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Healing Through Art

INTRO Inspired by our Lab@Piven production "Lived Through This", the stories of survivors of sexual assault, this January, we wanted to discuss how art can be a healing space for survivors of sexual assault. In doing so, we asked our friends and fellow...

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Immigration & Theatre

Immigration & Theatre

INTRO We asked Teresa to compose our first blog entry because of her deep connection with and understanding of the use of art as a way to express the plight of the immigrant experience. Her documentary theater piece, "Santuario/Sanctuary" was a perfect...

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