Pulitzer NC: Ayad Akhtar at East Carolina University

Date, Time, and Location
Event Date: 
Wed, 03/29/2017 - 3:00pm
Location: 
East Carolina University - Hendrix Theatre at the Student Center
1001 East 5th Street
Greenville, NC 27858

East Carolina University Contemporary Writers Series, in collaboration the North Carolina Humanities Council, will present Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Ayad Akhtar in diverse community programs to target area youth. Events will include a public forum for students, performance of scenes from his prize-winning play Disgraced (2012) and classroom visits. Akhtar will also give radio interviews to address current concerns about persistent cultural prejudices that have grown at an alarming rate due to recent events. 

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