Northwestern Events Calendar

Oct
24
2018

Chiraq Screening

When: Wednesday, October 24, 2018
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Central

Where: Kresge Hall, Room 1515, 1880 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Alison Witt-Janssen   (847) 491-7597

Group: Department of Classics

Category: Academic

Description:

The Classics department will be showing Chiraq, Spike Lee's adaptation of Aristophanes' Lysistrata. This adaptation, set in Chicago, is one of the most interesting adaptations of ancient drama to date and a very rich, if somewhat controversial, piece of classical reception. I hope you will come. There will be food!

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