Khalid Y. Long, Ph.D.

Khalid Y. Long, PhD, (he/him) is an assistant professor of theatre and coordinator of theatre studies at Columbia College Chicago. Khalid teaches courses in Theatre History, African American Theatre & Performance, American Drama, Performance Studies, Seminar on August Wilson, and The Art of Drag. Khalid is a freelance dramaturg and have worked on several productions by prominent playwrights including Lynn Nottage, James Ijames, Kirsten Greenidge, Tyla Abercrumbie, Dominique Morisseau, and August Wilson. Khalid is currently working on his manuscript: An Architect of Contemporary Black Feminist Theatre: Glenda Dickerson, Transnational Feminism, and the Kitchen Prayer Series (University of Iowa Press).

Role with GPTC: Dramaturg