Past Event - September 2013


Theatre for Change and International Education
in the Ecuadorian Amazon

September 10, 2013

2:00pm -
Open session of The Arts of Building Peace course, co-led by Daniel Bryan of the Pachaysana Institute
Spingold Theatre Building, Room 111
5:00pm -
Conversation with students
Mandel Center for the Humanities, Room 303
Brandeis University

Daniel Bryan is the program director of a new study abroad program based in the Ecuadorian Amazon called “Rehearsing Change: Empowering Locally, Educating Globally” that is exploring various possibilities for collaboration with Brandeis.

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Photo credit:
Pachaysana Institute

The program engages students from North America with members of local indigenous communities in sustainable development projects/service learning, theatre for social change, cultural and historical study, and work on Spanish language, and is operated by the Pachaysana Institute in partnership with the Universidad San Francisco de Quito.

On September 10, Daniel will be co-leading a class of The Arts of Building Peace with Cindy Cohen at 2:00 in Spingold Room 111, and hosting a conversation with student at 5:00 in Mandel Room 303. Both events are open to all members of the Brandeis community. His campus visit will extend through September 9, 10, and 11. If you are interested in setting up another gathering with Daniel during this time, please contact Cindy.



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