Fall 2022 Tunnel of Oppression

Tunnel Of Oppression

Fall 2022 Tunnel of Oppression is Virtual & Hybrid!

November 8-10

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The Fall 2022 Tunnel of Oppression experience is back in person and virtual! Make plans now to join the Social Justice Scholars and The Sapphire Theatre Company as they share in an emotionally immersive, live and interactive, production shining the light on modern day experiences of oppression. Sign up today to join the audience in person or to watch the experience from your room, office, or anywhere you can access the internet. Volunteer opportunities are also available. See the registration link or email sojoedu@iu.edu for more information!

Tunnel of Oppression flyer

This year’s tunnel topics:

  • Re-Entry from Prison to Society
  • Immigrants Tccess to Healthcare
  • Sexual Assault Reporting on College Campuses
  • Disabilities/Disabled Black Maternal Health Disparities
  • Identity of the First Generation American*

Tunnel of Oppression features the emotionally immersive experience of a live interactive theatre in a safe environment. Student-researched and -created scenes performed by professional actors from The Sapphire Theatre Company lead into facilitated conversations where the audience takes center stage, asking questions and practicing communication skills. All participants will be challenged to give up their preconceived notions and take action to assess, prevent, and end oppression throughout the world.

Group and class registrations encouraged!

Tunnel Of Oppression Curriculum Guide Fall 2022

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Tunnel of Oppression is a collaborative effort between Sapphire Theatre Company, Housing and Residence Life, and other dedicated faculty, staff and students. If you have questions, please contact sojoedu@iupui.edu.

Questions about Tunnel Of Oppression?

Please contact the Social Justice Education team at sojoedu@iupui.edu.