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Adrienne Kennedy

Adrienne Kennedy’s plays are taught in universities all over the world. She is a recipient of the Anisfield-Wolf Lifetime Achievement Award. She was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Theatre for a New Audience.

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Egypt
Essay

Egypt

Correspondence Between Adrienne Kennedy and Nadia Maher

18 September 2013

From 2008 to the present, playwright Adrienne Kennedy and Egyptian scholar Nadia Maher were in correspondence. This is an edited selection of emails they exchanged while Nadia was working on her Master’s thesis during the Egyptian Revolution.