blackbirdan online journal of literature and the artsSpring 2014  Vol. 13  No. 1
an online journal of literature and the arts
Kelly Younger

Kelly Younger is an award-winning playwright with work staged Off-Broadway, regionally, and internationally. His current project, This World We Know, was the winner of the Firehouse Theatre’s 2013 Festival of New Plays. He has also authored In the Fold, Tender (Gloucester Stage), Banished Children of Eve, Lady Gregory’s Ingredients (JAC Publishing & Promotions), Off Compass (Ensemble Studio Theatre/Los Angeles), and Why Wyoming (3Graces Theater Co.). He is a member of the Writers Group at Pacific Resident Theatre, the Dramatists Guild of America, and a board member of the LA STAGE Alliance. Younger earned a PhD in drama studies from University College Dublin in Ireland and is a professor of English at Loyola Marymount University.  end

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