• Apr 7, 2016

Plays that Don’t Play: The Drama of Lynching

  • 7:00 pm
  • Ames Courtroom, Austin Hall, Harvard Law School


A reading of three historical plays protesting lynching, followed by a panel discussion on the role of theater in confronting racial terrorism. The event is presented as part of the series The A.R.T. of Human Rights, a collaboration between the American Repertory Theater and Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School, and co-sponsored by the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice at Harvard Law School. Hosted by Timothy P. McCarthy, Harvard University Professor and Program Director of the Carr Center.