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Chicana/o Studies | Dramatic Literature, Criticism and Theory | Latina/o Studies | Playwriting | Theatre and Performance Studies | Theatre History


In this piece originally published in the New York Times, Daniel Pollack-Pelzner writes about Mojada, Luis Alfaro's adaptation of the Greek tragedy, Medea. Mojada is part of a trilogy from Alfaro that attempts to bring his Latino community into modern theater by writing them into classical plays.

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Daniel Pollack-Pelzner
Rewriting Greek tragedies as immigration stories.
New York Times, 2019-07-12



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