Khalid Yaya Long
Khalid Y. Long, Ph.D., recipient of the Excellence in Teaching Award (2020), is an assistant professor of theatre, coordinator of theatre studies, and coordinator of dramaturgy at Columbia College Chicago. His work examines the intersections of race, class, gender, and sexuality within marginalized and oppressed communities. Khalid’s dramaturgical credits include: Relentless by Tyla Abercrumbie, Native Son by Nambi Kelley, Sunset Baby by Dominique Morisseau, Octavia’s Brood: Riding the Ox Home by M.K. Abadoo, Milk Like Sugar by Kirsten Greenidge, Intimate Apparel by Lynn Nottage, Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 by Anna Deavere Smith, and Kill Move Paradise by James Ijames.
Role with GPTC: Dramaturg