Join us as the University of Iowa links up with the University of Baghdad to present Book Wings, a marathon of 6 specially commissioned short plays on the theme of "courage," including works by David Kranes, long–time artistic director of Robert Redford’s Sundance Playwrights Lab, Catherine Filloux, co–founder of Theatre Without Borders, and prominent Iraqi journalist and playwright Hassab Allah Yahya.
Live digital videoconferencing plus live Q&A with actors, directors, and playwrights in Iowa City and Baghdad following the performance. Breakfast at 8:30, curtain at 9:00am. 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–email@example.com , 319–335–0128.