Ways with Words | Plays with Words

Wednesday, April 06, 2016

Ways with Words | Plays with Words || Radcliffe Institute

PLAYS WITH WORDS 
An evening about language and gender in comedy

WELCOMING REMARKS
Lizabeth Cohen, Dean, Radcliffe Institute, and Howard Mumford Jones Professor of American Studies, Department of History, Harvard University

COMEDY, LANGUAGE, AND GENDER
Aparna Nancherla (12:09), Comedian 

ImprovBoston (51:06), featuring Sara Burns, Rosena Cornet, Deana Criess, Mike Descoteaux, Gregory Scott Hernandez, and Kelly MacFarland

Glenda Carpio (28:36 & 1:16:57), Professor of English and of African and African American Studies, Harvard University

Moderator: Robin Young (28:36 & 1:16:57), Cohost, Here & Now, WBUR and National Public Radio

Q&A (28:36 & 1:16:57)