Layla Sera Dowlatshahi, writer, educator. Grant, National Endowment for Arts, Theatre Communications Group, Jerome Foundation. Member of National Education Association, AWP, Playwrights' Center, Dramatists Guild America.
Bachelor, University California, Berkeley, 1994. Master of Fine Arts, Goddard College, Montpelier, Vermont, 2000.
Author: (novel) Stones in the Garden, (stageplays) Ogham Stones, The Waiting Room, Joys of Lipstick, Seventh Inning Stretch, The Elevator, Foca.