Monday Link Round Up: May 29, 2017

Happy Memorial Day to those who observe!  Here is some news to start your week! Lisa Caplan, a PhD candidate in American Studies and Afro-American Studies at Yale has a great contribution to The New Yorker about the need for more diversity in opera productions – as well as what is being done about it.  Learn more about Lucien-Léon Guillaume Lambert’s 1903 opera La Flamenca, which just received it’s American premiere in New Orleans, and the significance of performing the work of a black composer by a largely black cast.   Read on here.   Adding to the conversation about the changes that the opera…