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The shadow of Rory Pullens, head of school of the Duke Ellington... News PhotoAnne Frank,Duke Ellington School Of The Arts,Emmett Till,Horizontal,Human Interest,Scriptwriter,Shadow,USA,Voice,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: The Washington Post 2013 The Washington PostWASHINGTON, D.C., FEBRUARY 20, 2013: The shadow of Rory Pullens, head of school of the Duke Ellington School of the Arts, is seen during his opening remarks for a performance of playwright Janet Langhart Cohen's dramatic reading and one-act play, 'Anne & Emmett'. 'Anne & Emmett' is an imaginary conversation between Anne Frank and Emmett Till. Frank recounts her experience in the Holocaust, and Till his tragic tale of racial hatred and violence in the American South. They then share in the search for reconciliation and hope in this unforgettable work. Janet Langhart Cohen, wife of former Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen, is an author, playwright , Emmy nominated broadcast journalist, and advocate for human rights. Students reading the play are Sarah Hirsch, Devin Re, Kim Bey, Elijah Lawrence.. (Photo by ASTRID RIECKEN For The Washington Post via Getty Images)