Individual Author Record
Name: Rebecca Claire GilmanPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Other Born: 1965 in Trussville, Alabama Sites:
Illinois ConnectionRebecca is an Assdociate Professor at Northwestern's Graduate Program: Writing for the Screen and Stage.
Biographical and Professional InformationRebecca Gilman is one of the major young American playwrights working today. Her play Spinning Into Butter had its New York premiere at the prestigious Lincoln Center Theatre in Summer 2000 and Boy Gets Girl--chosen by Time magazine as the best play of 2000--was seen at the Manhattan Theatre Club in March 2001. Gilman was the first American playwright to win an Evening Standard Award. She serves on the advisory board for Chicago Dramatists, and received the 2008 Harper Lee Award.
*''Spinning Into Butter: A Play'', Faber & Faber, 2000*''Boy Gets Girl: A lay'', Faber & Faber, 2000*''The Glory of Living: A Play'', Faber & Faber, 2001*''Dollhouse: A Play'', Northwestern University Press, 2010