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    Coya Paz

    Assistant Professor, DePaul University; Artistic Director, Free Street Theatre

    Dr. Coya Paz is an assistant professor at DePaul University and the artistic director of Free Street Theater. She is a regular commentator on race and pop culture for, and her academic research centers on the relationship between race, representation and public violence. Paz is an award-winning director and activist who believes in the power of performance and poetry to build community and drive social change. Her work has been featured in "The New York Times", "American Theater Magazine", and the "Chicago Tribune", as well as in numerous anthologies.

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    Saturday, Oct 18 2014

    10 AM

    It’s the conversation that has invaded everything from the Supreme Court to the local craft store. Now CIW is taking it head on, exploring the... read more
    1 hour | Conversation | Morningstar

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