Dael Orlandersmith

Dael Orlandersmith

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DAEL ORLANDERSMITH is a playwright, actress, and poet who is best known for her Obie Award-winning Beauty’s Daughter, for which she also received a Lucille Lortel Foundation Playwrights Fellowship. She was a Pulitzer Prize finalist in Drama for Yellowman in 2002, and she received the 2005 PEN/Laura Pels Foundation Award for a Playwright in Mid-Career, along with numerous other awards. She lives in New York City.

She is the author of:

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