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Positive pressure: Anna Deavere Smith

Positive pressure: Anna Deavere Smith

February 7, 2013


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Anna Deavere Smith, actress, playwright and professor of performance studies at the Tisch School of the Arts, does things a little bit differently inside the classroom. Seated in a circle with a group of graduate students in a dance studio, sometimes with shoes and sometimes without, Smith encourages...