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theatre educator

Beatriz J. Rizk, Colombian theatre educator. Recipient Fulbright Senior Scholar award American Republics Research Program, since 1993; research grant Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada. Member Modern Language Association, Latin American Studies Association, Brecht International Society, Association North America Colombianists, Association for Theatre in Higher Education.

Background

Rizk, Beatriz J. was born on July 30, 1948 in Bogota, Colombia. Daughter of Gustavo and Lilliam (Franco) J.

Education

Bachelor, Queens College, 1975. Master of Arts, New York University, 1978. Master of Philosophy, City University of New York, 1982.

Doctor of Philosophy, City University of New York, 1990.

Career

Judge Corporation colombiana de Teatro, Bogota, 1989. Co-founder, member executive committee Association de Trabajadores e Inestigadores del Nuevo Teatro, Inc., Miami, 1984-1993. Judge University Veracruzana, Xalapa, Mexico, 1992.

Instructor University de Cádiz, Spain, 1992. Adjustment lecturer romance language department Queens College, Flushing, New York, 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: El Nuevo Teatro Latinoamericano, una lectura historica, 1987, Enrique Buenaventura: La dramaturgia de la creacion colectiva, 1991. Co-author: Latin American Popular Theater: The First Five Hundred Years, 1993. Member editorial board Revista CELCIT-Teatro, Buenos Aires, Peter Lang Series on Latin American Theatre.

      Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, Latin American Studies Association, Brecht International Society, Association North America Colombianists, Association for Theatre in Higher Education.

Connections

Married Claude Rizk, October 20, 1973. 1 child, Christian Michel.

father:
Gustavo J.

mother:
Lilliam (Franco) J.

spouse:
Claude Rizk

child:
Christian Michel Rizk