I TRIED TO WRITE A POEM AND THIS CAME OUT
Jeremy O. Harris is an actor and playwright currently residing in New Haven, CT by way of Los Angeles, CA. His full length plays include, Xander Xyst, Dragon: 1, “Daddy”, Water Sports; or insignificant white boys, and Slave Play.. Short plays include: I Tired to Write A Poem and This Came Out , Untitled Merchant of Venice Adaptation (collaboration with conceptual artist David Birkin), N* in Paris, IDK (a cute race-based psychosis), and NORF. He is a 2016 MacDowell Colony Fellow, 2016 Chesley/Bumbalo Playwriting Award Finalist, 2016 Princess Grace Award Semi-Finalist and is currently under commission from Lincoln Center Theater. I Tried to Write A Poem and This Came Out also appeared in Bright Ideas Magazine #6 and is forthcoming in the anthology After Orlando (No Passport Press). Jeremy is attending the MFA in playwriting program at the Yale School of Drama.
*Images throughout are sources of inspiration for the artist discovered on tumblr.