This edition: The Playwrights' Voice 2012Tweet
Original tape date: November 18, 2011.
First aired: January 15, 2012.
Playwrights Lydia R. Diamond, David Henry Hwang and Suzan-Lori Parks discuss their work and other American playwrights and how they influenced them; the moment each was aware they wanted to be writers; their process; experiencing their work on Broadway for the first time; and the role mentors played in their lives and their role as mentors.
Lydia R. Diamond Playwright, “Stick Fly”
David Henry Hwang Playwright, “Chinglish”
Suzan-Lori Parks Playwright