This week-long event is aimed at showcasing diverse and provocative work in a festival of Black theater artists from throughout the Diaspora, and will feature talkbacks, a panel event, and staged readings of four plays-in-progress. The festival will kick-off with a panel discussion on this theme, moderated by Adkins, and featuring Keith A. What does that look and sound like today? Each reading will be followed by a talkback and reception.
She has published two novels: Her bachelor's degree in English is from Indiana University. She is the recipient of two grants from the Kentucky Foundation for Women and has served as a grant reader for the Indiana Arts Council. Her poems have been featured on Verse Daily. As associate professor of English at Spalding, she directed and taught first-year writing as well as other creative writing and literature courses.
Awards include the Al Smith Fellowship. She is a founding member of Louisville Literary Arts, serving as its president ; she currently serves on its advisory board. MFA Faculty Creative nonfiction Kirkland, Washington Aprile is the author and editor of nonfiction books, including two collaborations with fine-art photographer Julius Friedman.
Her poetry has appeared in journals and anthologies. As a journalist, she was on a team that won a staff Pulitzer Prize for the Louisville Courier-Journal and was an award-winning columnist. She is currently working on a family memoir. Her nonfiction books include Terrible Typhoid Mary: Her latest novel is Down the Rabbit Hole: The Diary of Pringle Rose, Brickman is also a clinical psychologist and spent seventeen years in private practice.
She was the Walton Award visiting writer at the University of Arkansas. She worked previously as a literary agent in New York.
She has published three chapbooks. Her essays are included in The Colors of Nature: American Poets on the Recent Work of W. He has received multiple fellowships, including the Hodder Fellowship from Princeton University. He is a recipient of two Connecticut artist grants. He edits and designs books for Story Line Press.
The latter was a finalist for the Kentucky Award in Literature and was named one of the top five novels published in by Frontiers Magazine. His stories have appeared in Ploughshares and Post Road. Her work has been anthologized in Black Cool: Stories of Family by Contemporary Black Writers.
Leah mentors at-risk teens and is an avid traveler. Her volunteer work has roots in Mali, West Africa. Roy Hoffman Creative nonfiction, fiction Fairhope, Alabama Hoffman, a novelist and journalist, has worked as a professional writer for more than twenty-five years.
His latest book is the novel Come Landfall. Profiles and Conversations, the essay collection Back Home:David Lee Nelson is an award-winning actor, playwright, and solo performer.
He has an MFA from the Alabama Shakespeare Festival and has taught playwriting and solo performance at the College of Charleston, Furman University, and is on the faculty at the Fine Arts Center in Greenville, SC. May 12, · Arthur Laurents, the irascible, enduring Man of the Theatre who wrote plays and screenplays and enjoyed a significant career as a director — .
Laura Jacqmin is a Chicago-based playwright, originally from Cleveland. She’s the winner of the Wasserstein Prize, two NEA Art Works Grants, the ATHE-Kennedy Center David Mark Cohen Playwriting Award, two MacDowell Fellowships, an Illinois Arts Council Individual Artist Grant, and was a finalist for the Heideman Award, the Laurents/Hatcher.
His plays include Too Heavy for Your Pocket (Roundabout Theatre Company production, Alliance Theatre production, Kendeda Playwriting Prize, Edgerton Foundation Award, & Laurents/Hatcher Foundation Award), The Dancing Granny (Alliance Theatre production), and Some Bodies Travel (co-written with Tori Sampson.).
He's the Laurents/Hatcher Foundation Award recipient, the Princess Grace Playwriting Fellow, a Eugene O’ Neill National Playwrights Conference finalist, The Lark's Van Lier New Voices Playwriting Fellow, The Playwrights Realm’s Writing Fellow, the Arch and Bruce Brown Playwriting Award recipient, and the.
Ferrentino won the Kesserling Prize, The Edgartown Foundation New Play Award, Laurents/Hatcher Citation of Excellence, ASCAP Cole Porter Playwriting Prize, Holland New Voices Playwriting Award and Paul Newman Drama Award.
Winner! Woodward/Newman Drama Award. Winner! Laurents/Hatcher Special Citation of Excellence. Winner! Kesserling Prize for Playwriting + Google Calendar + iCal Export. Share this with your friends! You'll look really smart ;-) Facebook Twitter Linkedin Reddit Google+ Email. May 12, · Arthur Laurents, the irascible, enduring Man of the Theatre who wrote plays and screenplays and enjoyed a significant career as a director — . These are the questions asked in “Too Heavy for Your Pocket,” the award-winning civil rights drama from Emory Playwriting Fellow Jiréh Breon Holder, currently .