The annual award honors English-language writers from all over the world who are at any stage of their careers.
This year the annual award will be given to 20 playwrights in an effort to meet the immediate needs of writers.
Among 10 emerging writers, the Whiting Awards recognize playwrights Nathan Alan Davis, Hansol Jung, and Antoinette Nwandu.
A 7-play project led by McCarter Theatre Center delves into the college’s haunted history.
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Lucas Hnath and Nathan Alan Davis were also named cited as runners-up.