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Recovering a Cherokee Dramatic Tradition

Osiyo TV features Professsor Kirby Brown in a segment on Cherokee playwright and screenwriter Lynn Riggs.

Professor Kirby Brown was recently featured in a segment of Cherokee Almanac, a production of Osiyo TV, the official video publishing arm of the Cherokee Nation. The segment focused on the life, writing, and legacy of Lynn Riggs, a prolific and well-regarded Cherokee poet, playwright, screenwriter, and drama theorist.

Ben Saunders Serves as Chief Curator

UO English Professor, Ben Saunders, is serving as Chief Curator for MARVEL: Universe of Super Heroes, a Giant Emersive Marvel Comics Exhibition at the Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP) in Seattle.  

“Our show takes us from the origins of the Marvel Universe to the present, providing a chance to see some of the rarest and most precious objects to have survived from the past 80 years of pop culture history,” says Saunders.  The show opens April 21. 

 

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