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Unmanned: A New Play about Drone Pilots (reading of a work-in-progress)

Event Type
Other
Sponsor
International Forum for U.S. Studies and Dept of Theatre
Location
Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Musuem
Date
Mar 7, 2012   8:00 pm  
Speaker
Playwright: Robert Myers
Cost
Free and open to the public
Views
1610

A TALKBACK WITH THE PLAYWRIGHT ROBERT MYERS WILL FOLLOW THE READING.

Robert Myers is the author of over a dozen plays, including Atwater: Fixin’ to Die, The Lynching of Leo Frank and Mesopotamia, about Gertrude Bell, which was presented in the fall of 2011 at Yale University. He holds a Ph. D. in literature from Yale, is a Professor of English and Creative Writing at the American University of Beirut and has written on theatre and culture for The New York Times, Middle East Critique, PAJ and other publications. He is currently a Fellow at the UIUC’s International Forum for U.S. Studies.

Directed by Seth Valentine. With Lawrence MacGowan and Funmi Adebayo. Musical Director Michael Miles

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