The language, NCAC argues, reflects a historical reality and its inclusion will help to educate students about the ugly reality of racism.
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NCAC has sent a joint letter to California State University Long Beach (CSULB) in response to the university’s recent cancellation of the comedy N*GGER WETB*CK CH*NK (N*W*C) at the University’s Performing Arts Center.
Did a dispute over phallus props in a theater production cost an adjunct professor his job?
The Richland, PA School District canceled a high school student production of Kismet, a 1953 musical made along the lines of stories from the Arabian Nights. The musical was planned to open in February. The reason: the proximity of the town to the 9/11 attacks: “Flight 93 flew right over our heads.” A fact which […]
But not in La Grande Oregon, where on Wednesday night, school board members voted to uphold Superintendent Larry Glaze’s decision to censor a student production of Steve Martin’s “Picasso at the Lapin Agile”, ignoring spirited and articulate appeals from the High School principal and drama teacher. It was yet another disturbing case of school officials […]