Photos above by Charissa Uemura
Walker Art Center, Permanence Collection,
by Edward Bok Lee and Kira Obolensky, Dir. Hayley Finn, 2008
(pictured: Annie Enneking and Kurt Kwan)
EDWARD BOK LEE is the author of History K, Passage,
St. Petersburg, Athens County, Leavetaker, and Glow,
among other plays.
His plays have been published by Vintage/Random House, Pearson/Longman, Smith and Krauss, Duke University Press, Playscripts.com, and have been seen at major regional and
national theaters including the Guthrie Theater, New York Theatre
Workshop, Joseph Papp Public Theatre, Theater Mu, Taipei Theatre,
Trinity Repertory Company, and the Walker Art Center.
Playwriting awards include two national Jerome Fellowships,
a Weston Fine Arts Prize, as well as fellowships from the Minnesota
State Arts Board and the New York Theatre Workshop, where he has served
as a writer-in-residence. From 2008 - 2009 he was a Core Member
at the Playwrights' Center.
from Back Pack Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing (Longman, 2013)