NYC: Panel on Voter Disenfranchisement in Native Communities
The Dramatists Guild is preparing for the 2020 election and will be holding a panel discussion on theatrical responses to voter disenfranchisement in Native communities on the evening of December 5th.
This event is meant to highlight the tools of voter suppression in order to edify artists and activists in communities across the country.
Rhiana Yazzie, Navajo, Playwright & Founder of New Native Theater (moderator)
Nick Tilsen, Oglala Lakota Nation, President & CEO of NDN Collective
Jerome Joseph Gentes, Lakota/Gros Ventre, Playwright, Composer, Creative Director of Tiger Bear Productions
Murielle Borst Tarrant, Kuna/Rappahannock Nations, Playwright, Director, Human Rights Activist
Dr. Vibrina Coronado, Lumbee Tribe, Consultant, Art Culture Works
We encourage all Dramatist Guild members to join us for this important discussion. Cocktail reception to follow. Panel will be streamed via Zoom.