The Salome Myth in New York
October 7, 1:30 PM-3:30 PM

Striptease and Salome in New York
Rachel Shteir, Assistant Professor and Head, Dramaturgy, DePaul Theatre School

Aida Overton Walker and Florence Mills: A Developing Tradition of African American Comediennes
David Krasner, Associate Professor, Theatre Studies, Yale University

Little Egypt in New York
Andrew Davis, Instructor, Humanities, Cooper Union

Location: Graduate Center City University of New York 365 Fifth Avenue, between 34th & 35th Streets
Notes: This event is part of the Gotham History Festival.