Name at birth: Frederick August KittelAugust Wilson was an influential 20th-century playwright and the most prominent African American of that craft. Though he lived much of his adult life in St. Paul, Minnesota, and in Seattle, the characters and plots o...
April 27, 1945 (age
October 2, 2005
August Wilson (April 27, 1945 – October 2, 2005) was an American playwright
whose work included a series of ten plays, The Pittsburgh Cycle, for which he ...
3 days ago ... African-American playwright August Wilson won a Pulitzer Prize and a Tony
Award for his play Fences, and earned a second Pulitzer Prize for ...
Biography. Born Frederick August Kittel, Jr in Pittsburgh in 1945, as the fourth of
seven children, August Wilson grew up in the impoverished Bedford Avenue ...
Oct 3, 2005 ... August Wilson, who chronicled the African-American experience in the 20th
century in a series of plays that will stand as a landmark in the ...
Aug 12, 2013 ... We're gearing up for the launch of August Wilson's American Century Cycle, an
historic reading and recording series in The Greene Space that ...
Abstract: Born in poverty in the Hill district of Pittsburgh, August Wilson was one
of the most accomplished African-American playwrights of this century and was ...
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Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning American playwright August Wilson (Frederick
August Kittell; born 1945) embarked upon a mission to write a cycle of ten plays ...
August Wilson was born Frederick August Kittel on April 27, 1945, in Pittsburgh,
PA. His white father was not present in his childhood, and Wilson adopted his ...