Thursday, 27 December
110. Playwriting in Chicago, 1950–2006
7:00–8:15 p.m., Columbian, Hyatt Regency
A special session
Presiding: Arvid F. Sponberg, Valparaiso Univ.
1. “Staging Wright: The Goodman Theater’s Native Son,” Ira Bruce Nadel, Univ. of British Columbia
2. “Forty Years of Storytelling in Chicago: Playwright Frank Galati, Pale Fire to Oedipus Complex,” Julie Jackson, Indiana Univ. Northwest
3. “The Victory Gardens Theater Playwrights Ensemble,” Arvid F. Sponberg
Respondent: Sandy Shinner, Victory Gardens Theater
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