For the second installment of “Office Hours,” a series of interviews with prominent personalities on Cornell’s campus, Sunspots writer Andrew Shi talked with Performing and Media Arts Professor Bruce Levitt, who has taught at Cornell since 1986 and is involved with Phoenix Players Theatre Group (PPTG), a prison theatre group at Auburn Correctional Facility.
The full article appears in The Cornell Daily Sun.
A panel discussion and screening of Levitt's award-winning film Human Again will take place on Saturday, June 10, 2017, from 3:15–5:15 p.m. in the Film Forum, Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts.
This joint session with the Cornell Prison Education Program (CPEP) and the Phoenix Players Theatre Group at Auburn Correctional Facility will explore Cornell’s involvement with prison education in three facilities in the region and feature a screening of the documentary Human Again, about the PPTG.
A panel discussion includes CPEP graduates and a member of PPTG.
Sponsored by Engaged Cornell, Cornell Department of Performing and Media Arts, the Cornell Prison Education Program, and The Phoenix Players.