a monologue and introductory commentary
Yasmine Rana’s plays have been published in Blackbird, The Contemporary European Idea, The Kenyon Review, and TDR: The Drama Review. Her work has been produced at numerous venues including Brooklyn College, Desipina, La MaMa E.T.C., Lookingglass Theater, and Playwrights Theater of New Jersey. Rana was a Walter E. Dakin Fellow at the Sewanee Writer’s Conference and is the resident playwright at Nora's Playhouse in New York. A volume of her work has been translated into Romanian, and her book The War Zone is My Bed and Other Plays is forthcoming from Seagull Books in 2011.
Photo by Dennis Dalelio