168: American Drama’s Ethical Transactions

7:00 PM–8:15 PM Thursday, Jan 3, 2019 (US - Central)

Hyatt Regency - Michigan 2

Session Information


1: Sam Shepard and Antiecological Ethics

Ashley Chang, Yale School of Drama

2: Down the Rabbit Hole: An Ethical Quandary of Agency and Femininity in the Writings of Alice Gerstenberg

Angela J. Latham, Governors State U

3: Ethics and the Epic in Suzan-Lori Parks’s Father Comes Home from the Wars (Parts 1, 2 and 3)

Elliott Turley, U of Texas, Austin

4: Staging the Ethical Transaction: Metatheatricality as a Device for Scrutinizing Theater’s Ethical Obligations

Emma Willis, U of Auckland


Nicole Tabor, Moravian C