Propositions is a public forum that explores ideas in development. Each two-day seminar explores a topic of current investigation in an invited speaker’s own artistic or intellectual practice. Over the course of a seminar session, these developing ideas are presented to the public, responded to, “researched,” and discussed to propel the ideas forward in unique ways.

Friday, 7 p.m.| Initial proposition and lecture
Saturday, 2 p.m. | Guest speaker, followed by a discussion

November 12–13: Young Jean Lee

Young Jean Lee is a playwright and director based in New York City. She has directed her plays at Soho Rep (Lear and The Appeal), The Kitchen (The Shipment), The Public Theater (Church), Performance Space 122 (Church and Pullman, WA), HERE Arts Center (Songs of the Dragons Flying To Heaven), and the Onotological-Hysteric Theater (Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals). As part of Propositions, Lee explores ideas pertinent to the development of a new work (Untitled Feminist Multimedia Technology Show), which will be workshopped in residence throughout the month of November at the New Museum, with work-in-progress performances in December.

Friday, November 12, 2010 | 7:00 PM

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