An Afternoon with Mahesh Dattani: Playwright, Director and Filmmaker
Jun 15, 2012, 1pm-3pm
One of India’s best known playwrights, Mahesh Dattani has long focused on dissident gender practices and sexualities. His work casts a critical eye on the effects of wider social norms on intimate human relationships in contemporary India.
He will read from two plays, Dance Like A Man and Seven Steps Around The Fire, followed by a discussion of gender hierarchies and sexualities in these works.
|Location:||280A York Lanes|
|Sponsor:||Dept of Theatre, Dept of English, YCAR|
|Posted by:||York Centre for Asian Research|