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Approaching Millennium: Reflecting on 40 years of AIDS and Tony Kushner's "Angels in America"

In preparation for the our upcoming production of Angels in America, Part One: Millennium Approaches the Performing Arts Department will present a symposium featuring:

Barbara Baumgartner, Teaching Professor of Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies. Her research interests are American Woman’s literature medical history, and health care.

Anna Bialek, Assistant Professor of Religion and Politics. Her research interest are contemporary religious ethics and political theory.

R. Marie Giffith, Director,  John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics, John C. Danforth Distinguished Professor in the Humanities. Her research focuses on American Christianity.

Jeffrey McCune, Assoc Prof of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. His research focuses on African and American and Gender studies.

Shanti Parikh,   Associate Professor of Anthropology and African American Studies. Her research interests are sexuality and HIV/AIDs, social change, Globalization, and Gender.

Henry Schvey, Professor of Drama and Comparative Literature. His research interests are Modern American and European Drama.

This event is Free and Open to the Public.