UD Speaker Series talk by Anna Deavere Smith

Saturday, April 11

Time: 7 p.m. — 8 p.m.

Location: Kennedy Union ballroom

More Info:  http://www.go.udayton.edu/speakerseries

Tags:  Speakers

Cost:  Free

**NEW DATE** Originally scheduled for March 26.

"On Grace." Playwright, actor and professor Anna Deavere Smith uses her unique brand of theatre to highlight issues of community, character and diversity in America. Smith has been listening to people across the country from all walks of life for the last several years and using those conversations as inspiration with the goal of bringing "people across the chasms." During the course of her presentation Smith performs portrayals of people she has interviewed, recreating a diversity of emotions and points of view on controversial issues. mith was the 2012 National Humanities Medal winner and was recently selected to deliver the 2015 Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities. For additional information or special accommodations, please contact the office of the provost at 937-229-2245.

All of these events are free and open to the public. No tickets required, but seating is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis. Parking is available in B and C lots only. Parking in any other campus lot requires a permit.

Contact Information:

Name:  UD Speaker Series
Website:  http://www.go.udayton.edu/speakerseries
Phone:  937-229-2245