WU professor discusses her award-winning drama, "Antarktikos"

by University Communications,

“Antarktikos,” a play written by visiting English professor Andrea Stolowitz, is making its world premiere at the Pittsburgh Playhouse March 21-April 7.

Nominated for an Oregon Book Award in the drama category, “Antarktikos” is about saying goodbye to those one loves and reaching closure when people die. Award winners will be announced April 8.

The play has already received the 2012 Oregon Literary Fellowship in Drama.

In this recent interview, Stolowitz talks about her writing process and the inspiration behind “Antarktikos.”