Carl Hancock Rux

Carl Hancock Rux is a playwright, poet, novelist, essayist, performer, theatre director, and recording artist. He is the author of several publications including a book of poetry, Pagan Operetta (Fly by Night, 1998), the novel Asphalt (Atria, 2004), and the OBIE-award-winning play Talk (TCG, 2003). He is the recipient of numerous awards including the Doris Duke Awards for New Works, the Doris Duke Charitable Fund, the New York Foundation for the Arts Prize, and the Alpert Award in the Arts.