The Environmental Issue
No. 4
Vol. 23
Mar/Apr 2021

This edition of The Dramatist reveals how dramatists are using their craft to bring environmental issues to light. Tackling everything from climate change to global pandemics, Caridad Svich leads a Roundtable discussion about writing plays that focus thematically on the environment. Also included in this issue of The Dramatist is Mark Campbell's description of how Opera companies are weathering the pandemic with Opera by Mail, Mindi Dickstein's explanation of What Copyright Means to her, and Ifa Bayeza's responses to Ten Questions on being a writer.

THE DRAMATIST is made possible by funding from the Council of the Dramatists Guild of America, a generous gift from the JOHN LOGAN FOUNDATION through a grant from the Dramatists Guild Foundation, and contributions from Guild members LIKE YOU.

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