Layla Dowlatshahi
Affiliated Writer
Minneapolis, MN

Layla Dowlatshahi’s work has been produced in New York and throughout the United States. She was a Many Voices Fellowship winner at the Playwrights’ Center and was awarded a National Endowment for the Arts/Minnesota State Arts Board Grant and a Theatre Communications Grant for research and travel to Bosnia and Croatia to gather material for her play, Foca. She is the author of four additional plays, ten minute plays, and two screenplays, as well as a novel.