Regina Porter is an award-winning writer whose stories explore modern relationships against a shifting American landscape. Ms. Porter’s plays have been commissioned and produced around the country. Her writing has been profiled in Southern Women Playwrights: New Essays in History & Criticism by The University of Alabama Press. and anthologized in Plays from Woolly Mammoth by Broadway Play Services and Heinemann's Scenes For Women by Women. Ms. Porter's awards include an Edward Albee Fellowship; Hedgebrook Women Writers Fellowship; Kennedy Center Award for Outstanding New American Play; and Helen Hayes Awards Nomination and John Gassner Memorial Award for Outstanding One Act Play. She lives in Brooklyn and is currently at work on a novel and a new play.