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Dead Horse Bay event at Urban Glass Sat 3/25

21 March 2017

Anyone who’s been to any of the Oceanic New York events or students from the “Open King Lear” course last fall who remember our trip to Dead Horse Bay...

Tempest @ St Ann’s Warehouse

17 February 2017

In Donmar Warehouse’s all-female Shakespeare Trilogy, directed by Phyllida Lloyd and starring Harriet Walter, the set has always been the same: a women’s prison....

#mla17: Hope amid Cleverness

10 January 2017

Into cold water I woke this morning to single digit temperatures in snow-blanketed CT. No heat, no water, no wifi. #frozenpipesarenotjustanallegory. Reflecting on the aftermath...

Radical Hope and Early Modern Ecologies #mla17 #s598

3 January 2017

Out of the ashes of 2016… Crawling out of the wreckage of 2016 into the New Year, don’t we all need a little hope? Come join us at session 598 on Saturday at the Convention...