R&D Program Director Megan McClain interviews Associate Artist Rebecca Hart about her project with composer David Kornfeld being developed in the Civilians R&D Group. Based partly on their own neurodiverse lives, the work asks questions about creativity, sanity, and what we consider "normal."
This fourth episode in the Civilians’ “Sex Variants” podcast series — recorded live at Joe’s Pub in NYC — concludes our look at the work of pioneering sex researcher Dr. George W. Henry. Throughout the series, Trey Lyford portrays Dr. Henry. Here, Max Vernon sings a song he wrote based on one of Dr. Henry’s subjects, Nedra McClyde portrays a vaudeville comedian who participated in the study, and Marykate O’Neil sings a song that Jill Sobule wrote called “Odd Girl Out.”
Many thanks to everyone involved in this project, including contributors Ian Daniel, Joel Glassman, Amina Henry, Leicester Landon, and Benjamin Viertel.
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