University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Save the date for 2018!

March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Spotlight: Your Healing is Killing Me

UA Jim Griffith Chair of Public Folklore Maribel Alvarez conducts a spotlight interview with playwright and performance artist Virginia Grise, whose newest performance manifesto “Your Healing is Killing Me” encompasses themes of health and healing, collective self-defense, colonialism, the borderlands and LGBTQ+ issues, among many more. Virginia will also read from her work and engage the audience in this interactive session to kick off the festival!

Virginia Grise

From panzas to prisons, from street theatre to large-scale multimedia performances, from princess to chafa – Virginia Grise writes plays that are set in bars without windows, barrio rooftops, and lesbian bedrooms....

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Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friend of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation
University of Arizona - Facilities Management

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Brucker Trust
Marshall Foundation
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