Winter Issue Launch: Join 'The Paris Review' for an Evening at the Theater
Join Paris Review editor Emily Nemens and Branden Jacobs Jenkins, the issue’s guest theater editor, for a live table read of an excerpt from a new play by Kirk Lynn. The First Line of Dante’s ‘Inferno’ will be performed online by actors Ramiz Monsef, Kellie Overbey, and Cristina (Cha) Ramos. Nemens and Jacobs-Jenkins will introduce the work and discuss the issue’s theater feature.
This event is free but registration is required. Reserve your spot.
Branden Jacobs-Jenkins is a playwright whose credits include Gloria, Appropriate, and An Octoroon. He is the recipient of two Obie Awards, a MacArthur Fellowship, and a Guggenheim Fellowship.
Kirk Lynn is a playwright for the theater collective Rude Mechs. He teaches writing at the University of Texas at Austin.
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