We Are Proud to Present A Presentation...

...About the Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as Southwest Africa, From the German Sudwestafrika, Between the Years 1884-1915
by Jackie Sibblies Drury

Fordham University
director: Pirronne Yousefzadah

set: Jason Ardizzone-West
lighting: Peter West
sound: Brandon Wolcott
photos: Noah Goldstein & Gerry Goodstein

An ensemble of American actors attempts to create a play about a little-known genocide in turn-of-the-century Africa. As the group struggles to access and convey this remote story, the lines begin to blur between then and now, and they find themselves struggling with America's own troubled racial history and the capacity we all carry within ourselves for cruelty and hatred.