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The Immeasurable Want of Light (Paperback)

The Immeasurable Want of Light By Daaimah Mubashshir, Nell Painter (Illustrator), Amauta M. Firmino (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Daaimah Mubashshir, Nell Painter (Illustrator), Amauta M. Firmino (Introduction by)
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The Immeasurable Want of Light (IWL) is a play, illustrated by famed historian and painter, Nell Painter. IWL follows Maker, a black, overweight artist, as she comes of age in an alternate universe. This is an epic play consisting of twenty-eight distinct micro plays of varying language styles and forms that journeys through shifting perspectives of living in Black skin.

About the Author


Daaimah Mubashshir is a playwright and theatre-maker living and working in New York. Her work has been commissioned and developed by 3 Hole Press, New Georges, Clubbed Thumb, Soho Rep, WP Theater, Playco and Fire This Time Festival. Daaimah was recently awarded a Helen Merrill Playwriting Award. She is currently on faculty at Bard College. daaimahmubashshir.com


Product Details
ISBN: 9780998276335
ISBN-10: 0998276332
Publisher: 53rd State Press
Publication Date: July 1st, 2018
Pages: 120
Language: English