Join us as the University of Iowa connects with the Moscow Art Theatre in Moscow, Russia to present Book Wings, a marathon of 6 specially commissioned short plays, including works by Iowa Writers' Workshop alum Anthony Marra (A Constellation of Vital Phenomena), Robin Romm, Michelle Carter, and best–selling Chechen author Herman Sadulaev.
Live digital videoconferencing with the Moscow Art Theatre (home stage of Chekhov) plus live Q&A following the performance, with actors, playwrights, and renowned Moscow Art Theatre School director Anatoly Smeliansky. Breakfast served at 10:30, curtain at 11:00am. FREE.
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the International Writing Program in advance at ashley–r–firstname.lastname@example.org, 319–335–0128.