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Tuesday 11 August 2020


A Conversation with Sarah Gubbins, Jen Silverman, & Mfoniso Udofia

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Tuesday 11 August 2020

Playwrights' Center presented WRITING ACROSS MEDIUMS livestreamed on the global, commons-based peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Tuesday 11 August 2020 at 5 p.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC -7) / 6 p.m. MDT (Denver, UTC -6) / 7 p.m. CDT (Minneapolis, UTC -5) / 8 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC -4).

How do writers move from one medium to another, especially when finding inspiration proves challenging? Join us for a discussion with Sarah Gubbins (Plays: The Kid Thing, In Loco Parentis, Amazon’s I Heart Dick, Film: Shirley), Jen Silverman (Plays: Collective Rage: A Play in 5 Betties, The Moors, Novel: “The Island Dwellers”), and Mfoniso Udofia (Plays: Sojourners, runboyrun, Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why, Apple TV’s little america) and hear about their exciting experiences moving between playwriting, screenwriting, television writing, and novels.

Jeremy B. Cohen, producing artistic director, The Playwrights’ Center (facilitator)
Sarah Gubbins, playwright, television and screenwriter, producer
Jen Silverman, playwright, television and screenwriter and novelist/author
Mfoniso Udofia, playwright, television and screenwriter

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