An internationally roaming puppeteer, Yours Truely, is doing a lecture tour in the United States, Canada, and Europe, starting in late-August, for the next few months, giving presentations at universities , etc on the following topics:
1. Prison reform, and the role of puppetry therein
2. Use of puppetry in the global struggle against Aids
3. Intercultural Communication - Bridging communication gaps through puppetry
4. Puppetry and politics in South Africa – from Puppets Against Apartheid to Puppets for Democracy
5. Producing puppetry for film and television
6. Theory and use of puppetry for education, social change and entertainment.
I'm planning on being in the US-Canada in September, UK-Europe-Israel in October-November and finally South Africa in December. If you are interested in more information, please contact me!