Mr. Ayad Akhtar will be in residence at Western Oregon University on Wednesday, October 3, 2018, as part of the Jensen Lecture Series. Akhtar is a Pakastani-American, award-winning playwright and novelist. His play Disgraced received the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. His play Junk is nominated for a 2018 Tony Award in the Best Play category, and it won the 2018 Edward M. Kennedy Prize for Drama Inspired by American History.
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