David Henry Hwang, Playwright

Date
Mar 26, 2016, 6:00 pm7:30 pm
Location
McCosh 50
Speaker
Sponsors
  • Spencer Trask Lecture Series
  • Lewis Center for the Arts
  • Program in American Studies
Audience
Free and open to the public
Event Description

Tony Award winning playwright, librettist and TV writer David Henry Hwang (M. Butterfly, Chinglish, Aida, The Affair) shares his journey as a kid from Los Angeles who discovered theatre, and what it means to be an Asian American writer in a country where people of color are rapidly becoming the new mainstream.