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Council Member, Dramatists Guild of America 

Jeffrey Sweet also wrote two books on dramatic technique (The Dramatist’s Toolkit and Solving Your Script) and books on Second City (Something Wonderful Right Away) and the O’Neill Theater Center (The O’Neill).  His newest book is What Playwrights Talk About When They Talk About Writing, published by Yale.  He currently teaches at Wagner College, and has taught or guest lectured at dozens of universities and professional schools.  His articles have appeared in American TheatreNewsdayThe Dramatist and Dramatics, for which he has written a column for more than 25 years.  He is an alum of New Dramatists and the O’Neill, a member of Ensemble Studio Theatre and a lifetime member of the Council of the Dramatists Guild.