The Writing Lives Series


Tuesday, February 19, 2013  6:15pm The Kraft Center, Rennert Auditorium


Free and open to the public

First come, first seated


Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race

School of the Arts

    Event Video
    Playwright David Henry Hwang in conversation with Gregory Mosher and Jean Howard

David Henry Hwang, Tony award-winning playwright of such plays as M. Butterfly, Yellow Face, Golden Child, and Chinglish, will visit Columbia to discuss his work, including Kung Fu (inspired by the life of Bruce Lee), which will premiere this spring at the Signature Theatre Company.

Joining him in conversation will be the theater director and Columbia professor Gregory Mosher, former head of both the Lincoln Center and Goodman Theatres, and Jean Howard, George Delacorte Professor in the Humanities at Columbia and a prominent theater scholar.


  • David Henry Hwang


  • Gregory Mosher

    Theater Director and Professor of Professional Practice

    School of the Arts, Theater Division, Columbia University

  • Jean Howard

    George Delacorte Professor in the Humanities

    Columbia University


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