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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

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(This post is part of the 2014 TCG National Conference: Crossing Borders {Art | People} blog salon curated by Caridad Svich.) (Photo: credit to Sophie Kandaouroff) Because I spent too many years in a Communist system, I’m overly wary of rhetorical manifestos, so on Caridad Svich’s kind invitation I’m submitting a gentle exhortation on behalf of a more globally-minded theater—reflections [...]

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(This post is part of the 2014 TCG National Conference: Crossing Borders {Survive| Thrive} blog salon curated by Caridad Svich.) I was adopted from an orphanage in Bogota, Colombia in 1987. Traveling to the border was cathartic in the way people describe visiting a childhood home. Too young to clearly remember the details, but drawn there because of its [...]

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Theatre and the global dialogue surrounding autism

by Andy Paris July 16, 2014 National Conference
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(This post is part of the 2014 TCG National Conference: Crossing Borders {Art | People} blog salon curated by Caridad Svich.) The following includes excerpts from a presentation delivered at the Flying High With Autism Conference in Pensacola, FL, organized by Anita Lesko. For three years now my wife Anushka Paris–Carter and I have been writing a play about living on the [...]

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