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Articles by Sanya Dewan (6)

The Bell Gallery hosted a new exhibition showcasing works spanning the career of photographer and documentarian Danny Lyon.

Arts & Culture

Danny Lyon’s artwork featured in Bell Gallery documentaries

November 5, 2018 Comments are Disabled

On Thursday Nov. 1, artist Danny Lyon sat down and discussed his life, as well as his artistic interactions with politics and morality, at the List Art Center Auditorium.

Speakers dissect art’s role in decolonizing institutions

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Speakers dissect art’s role in decolonizing institutions

October 24, 2018 Comments are Disabled

Amin Husain and Nitasha Dhillon from the group MTL Collective analyzed activist efforts during recent global crises through the lens of modern art in a talk Tuesday at Pembroke Hall.

Chris Kraus’ recently published biography of Kathy Acker — “After Kathy Acker” — delves into the life of the 1970s feminist and iconic postmodern literary figure.

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Writer Chris Kraus reads from latest work

October 1, 2018 Comments are Disabled

Last Thursday, the McCormack Family Theatre was home to author Chris Kraus as she shared excerpts out of her latest book, “After Kathy Acker,” a biography about punk poet and sex-positive feminist writer Kathy Acker, who found fame in the 1970s before fading from the limelight.

University reevaluates academic code

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University reevaluates academic code

November 14, 2017 Comments are Disabled

In light of recent increases in violations, the University has created a faculty committee to evaluate potential changes to the academic code.

Director Shade Au ’19 presented an otherwise minimalist set by writing out the show’s quirky and comedic scene titles on the backdrop wall.

Arts & Culture

PW’s ‘Melancholy Play’ reframes reflective sadness

October 17, 2017 Comments are Disabled

“Melancholy Play: A Contemporary Farce,” Production Workshop’s new play, is anything but what its name implies.

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Brussenbrugge reads excerpts from book, ‘Hello, the Roses’

September 25, 2017 Comments are Disabled

The McCormack Family Theater was silent Thursday morning with the exception of one voice.