Chasing "Empty Signifiers"? Egyptian Theatre Before and After the "Arab Spring"

4:00 pm on Tuesday, October 22, 2013
5:30 pm on Tuesday, October 22, 2013
African Studies Seminar Room, 232 BSR Rm 505
Please Join the SMSC Institute, the Modern Languages and Comparative Literature Department, and the African Studies Center as we welcome Dr. Hazem Amzy, visiting Assistant Professor at the department of Drama and Theatre Criticism of Ain Shams University and Co-Convener of the Arabic Theater Group of the International Federation for Theater Research. He will be discussing Egyptian Theatre, Before and After the Arab Spring, primarily analyzing three different Egyptian productions all by key figures of the “Free” Theatre Movement.