Gannon Center for Women and Leadership Presents
The Defiant Muse
A staged reading of a new one-act play by Nick Patricca
on the person, life, and work of Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz
In 17th century Mexico, Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz overcame the restrictions of her family, church, and culture to realize her identity as an artists, scholar, and autonomous person. This play engages the audience and touches on the themes, contexts, and history of Sor Juana.
Friday, October 18 at 2 p.m.
McCormick Lounge, Coffey Hall
Lake Shore Campus
Free and open to the public
Director: Cecilie Keenan ● Composer: Gustavo Leone
Actors: Charin Alvarez, Jasmin Cardenas, Madrid St. Angelo, Franco Steeves, and Ivan Vega
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