Complex Issues: M. Butterfly | Fall 2017
November 02, 2017
Lenfest Center for the Arts
615 W. 129 St.
New York, NY 10027
November 2, 2017 6:30-8:30 pm
David Henry Hwang, Theatre, and Julie Taymor
Introduced and moderated by Christian Parker, Theatre
Playwright David Henry Hwang, Theatre, and director Julie Taymor discuss their collaboration on the new M. Butterfly, reimagined and remounted for the Broadway stage.
Complex Issues explores difference, visibility, and representation through recent work by faculty of Columbia University and Columbia University School of the Arts in particular. Conversations invite challenging questions of racial, ethnic, gender, economic, sexual, religious, and cultural complexity, and how they are articulated across discipline and genre today.