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‘Black Lives Black Words’ festival debuts on the university level at Northwestern

Hayley Krolik, Reporter

February 26, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Students, Theater

A 10-minute play festival called “Black Lives, Black Words” will analyze the question, “Do black lives matter today?” through Northwestern student work on Monday. The event will be held at 8 p.m. in the Virginia Wadsworth...

Playwright Sam Hunter shares childhood stories, career advice

Matthew Choi, Reporter

April 11, 2015

Filed under Campus, Events, Speakers, Theater

Award-winning playwright Sam Hunter often felt at odds during his childhood, he told a Northwestern audience Friday. Growing up in a small town in Idaho and attending a fundamentalist Christian school, Hunter said he did not...