The Atlanta Issue
No. 5
Vol. 24
May/Jun 2022
The cover of The Atlanta Issue of The Dramatist

Guest Editor

Laura King

holds an MFA in playwriting (dramaturgy concentration) from the Playwright’s Lab at Hollins University and a master’s in English from Northwestern University. She is the Atlanta Regional Representative for the Dramatists Guild and the chair of the Southeastern Theater Conference Publications Committee. Laura serves as a Literary Associate for YouthPLAYS and is on the roster of professional dramaturgs with Working Title Playwrights. For more information on Laura’s work, see

Pamela Turner

is an award-winning playwright and director/dramaturg with production credits in the U.S., Germany, Guam, and Ireland. Currently writing the book for a musical adaptation of Louise Shiver’s award-winning novel Here to Get My Baby Out of Jail with composer Mark Swanson, she is co-founding AD of multiShades.atlanta and chairs DG’s Regional Affairs Committee.

Cover Illustration and Artwork

Harold D. Foster, Jr.

is a graphic designer with over ten years of experience in branding, web, and illustration. He is from Shreveport, LA, and currently living in the Atlanta Metro area. Outside corporate designing, he enjoys expressing his full creativity through illustration art.


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