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Richard Sanger

A member of Dan School of Drama & Music

Richard Sanger


Email: richardcsanger@gmail.com
Member Type(s): Faculty


Professor Sanger will be teaching DRAM 220, DRAM 251 and DRAM 350.

Richard Sanger’s plays include Not SpainTwo Words for Snow, Hannah’s Turn and Dive.  They have enjoyed productions and readings in Canada, Britain and the U.S. and been nominated for the Governor-General’s, Chalmers and Dora Awards.  He has also translated works by Calderon, Lope de Vega and Lorca, and adapted for the stage stories by Lampedusa and Flannery O’Connor.  He holds a Ph. D in Comparative Literature from the University of Toronto, has written and reviewed for numerous journals, and taught and been writer-in-residence at various universities..   His poems have appeared in many publications, including the TLS, LRB and Poetry Review, as well as in his collections Shadow Cabinet, and Calling Home.  His latest collection, Dark Woods, was just named one of the top ten poetry books of 2018 by the New York Times.

Website: http://www.richardsanger.com