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BEATRIZ J. RIZK, Ph.D. | Educational Program Director


Born in Colombia, Dr. Rizk is a college profesor, critic, theater promoter and theater researcher. She has published more than one hundred essays and edited seven special issues of the journal Tramoya. Her books include El Nuevo Teatro latinoamericano: Una lectura histórica (1987); Posmodernismo y teatro en América Latina: teorías y prácticas en el umbral del siglo XXI (2001; 2ª. Edición 2007); Teatro y diáspora: testimonios escénicos latinoamericanos(2002) and Imaginando un continente: utopía, democracia y neoliberalismo en el teatro latinoamericano.tomo 1 & 2 (2010). She is co-author of Latin American Popular Theatre: The First Five Hundred Years (1993) and a Senior Fellow at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, DC. A longtime associate of Teatro Avante, she directs the International Hispanic Theater Festival of Miami’s Educational Program.

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