Behind the Scenes Minis: Arsinoë and Sissieretta

Behind the Scenes Minis: Arsinoë and Sissieretta

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Stuff You Missed in History Class

Friday, 26 March

Tracy and Holly talk about the trickier aspects of researching a story like Arsinoë's, as well as women trying to find agency in Arsinoë's time. Discussion of Sissieretta focuses on how the press covered her appearances, and how many of the issues and racist treatment she faced still persist for Black performers today.

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