Adam Sobsey, Writer
Adam Sobsey has won numerous awards for his writing, including the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies first place prize (2008) for his arts criticism for the Independent Weekly, for which he is a chief contributor, and two North Carolina Press Association awards. As a playwright, he has won a North Carolina Arts Council Artists Fellowship (2005) and a James Michener Fellowship from the University of Texas-Austin (1998-2001), and his plays have been seen in New York, California, Austin, and the Triangle. His most recent play, WESTERN MEN, about the art and lives of Ezra Pound and Wyndham Lewis, recently premiered at Duke’s Nasher Museum. He lives in Durham.