Event

NYC: Panel on Voter Disenfranchisement in Native Communities

December 05 2019 / 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM

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.

Register HERE

Rhiana Yazzie


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.