Ithaca City of Asylum board members Athena Kirk and Bethany Dixon will discuss survival, migration, and displacement in a “Virtual Community Conversation” on Wednesday, September 1, 5-6 p.m. The event is part of An Odyssey, a coproduction of the Hangar Theatre and The Cherry Arts directed by Samuel Buggeln. Dramaturg Aoise Stratford will moderate.
Athena Kirk is an assistant professor of classics at Cornell who studies the intersections between literature and epigraphy and the material quality of ancient texts. Bethany Dixon is a writer, baker, and pianist who writes about women in ancient Greek literature.