David James Brock writes for theatre, opera, and poetry. His first collection of poetry is Everyone is CO2 (Wolsak and Wynn, 2014) and his forthcoming collection, Ten-Headed Alien, arrives in spring of 2018. He is the co-creator of Breath Cycle, an opera developed for singers with cystic fibrosis.
American writer Meghan O’Rourke states: “The literature of illness remains remarkably impoverished—especially when it comes to describing chronic illness.” The assembled panelists have all crafted full-length works that engage with chronic illness. They will discuss how their own projects — a play written about and in collaboration with people with cystic fibrosis, a novel that […]