Past Event

Get with the Times: Equality Out Loud with Actor Samira Wiley

April 26, 2018
7:30 PM
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Miller Theatre, 2960 Broadway, New York, NY 10027
Presented by The New York Times, School of the Arts, Arts Initiative, and co-sponsored by the Office of University Life Moderated by Jazmine Hughes, Associate Editor at The New York Times Join us for a conversation with actor Samira Wiley, as part of "Get with the Times," a live event series produced by The New York Times for college students. Known for her breakout roles in the critically-acclaimed "Orange Is the New Black" and "The Handmaid’s Tale," Samira will share her experiences as an African American, gay female in the entertainment industry, and discuss how she has recently become a role model for young people around the world, championing the rights and safety of the LGBTQ community and people of color. Approximate 60-minute conversation includes interview and audience Q&A. Free admission for Columbia students with valid CUID. Registration is for 1 ticket per Student CUID. Registration does not guarantee admission. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and all guests must be seated by 7:30 p.m. Additional Information: - Please arrive early as seating will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration does not guarantee your admission. At 7:20 p.m. any open seats will be filled by those on the waitlist. - You must bring your Columbia University identification card. Only Columbia Student registrants on the attendance list with proper identification will be admitted. - If you require disability accommodations, please contact the Office of Disability Services (ODS) at 212-854-2388 or [email protected], once you receive an email confirmation of your event registration.