The Lady Hamlet
THE LADY HAMLET
Two artists, both born to play Hamlet, also happened to be born women. With 1920s New York City as their sparring field, they engage in a war of wits that leaves their colleagues and lovers caught in the crossfire. Buddies teams up with WorldPride 2014 Toronto to present a reading of this new work by renowned writer and thinker Sarah Schulman, who will also be in attendance.
All proceeds go to: Wychwood Open Door
BIT ABOUT SARAH SCHULMAN
Sarah Schulman, Distinguished Professor of English at CUNY, Staten Island, is the author of nine novels, five books of nonfiction, plays, and films. She is a novelist, playwright, screenwriter, nonfiction writer, AIDS historian, journalist, and active participant citizen. She is the Co-Founder MIX: NY LGBT Experimental Film and Video Festival, Co-Director ACT UP Oral History Project (www.actuporalhistory.org), US Coordinator of the first LGBT Delegation to Palestine.
Sarah is the author of numerous novels, including The Gentrification of the Mind and MY AMERICAN HISTORY: Lesbian and Gay Life During the Reagan/Bush Years.