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Short Takes on Orpheus & Eurydice

The Enduring Appeal of the
Orpheus & Eurydice Legend

UW Humanities and Arts Division faculty and respected local experts join together for a fast-paced evening of discovery. In this "short takes" event, each speaker will spend five minutes exploring the ancient tale of Orpheus and Eurydice through his or her own unique perspective --  including visuals. Join us and reimagine this legend through the lenses of music, art, geology, literature, religion, cinema and more.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 | 7:00 p.m.
Brechemin Auditorium | UW School of Music

FREE Admission


Stephen Hinds | Professor of Classics
Catherine Connors | Professor and Chair of Classics
Brian Reed | Professor and Chair of English
Michael Shapiro | Divisional Dean of Humanities
Chris Hamm | Associate Professor of Asian Languages & Literature
Aidan Lang | Seattle Opera General Director
Jennifer Bean | Associate Professor  of Comparative Literature, Cinema & Media
Jane Brown | Professor Emerita of Germanics and Comparative Literature
Stuart Lingo | Associate Professor and Chair of Art History
Todd London | Executive Director and Professor, School of Drama

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Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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