Art of Adaptation

The Art of Adaptation

Monday, October 1, 2012 . 7:30PM
Julia Rhoads
Julia Rhoads photo by Holly DeGarmo
Principal People: 

Artistic Director of Lucky Plush Productions Julia Rhoads

poet Marilyn Nelson

Senior Artist-in-Residence, UMD School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies Walter Dallas

Playwright, lyricist and film commentator Murray Horwitz

Moderator Kojo Nnamdi

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Is there any such thing as “original”?

Where is the line between originality and “influenced by,” “based on” or “adapted from”?

Maybe there aren’t lines at all, but rather a spectrum of expressions, from original to plagiarized. 

This discussion will examine these questions, and examine the varying degrees of invention in the creative process.