Clark Perry is an award-winning writer of plays, screenplays, fiction, and a journalist. In addition to this fellowship, his screenplays have won awards from the ScreamFest LA Film Festival. Perry’s plays have been seen at New York Stage & Film’s Powerhouse Theater, American Globe Theater, Epiphany Theater Company, Contemporary American Theater Festival, Carnegie Mellon, and many other venues. He has been a film and theater critic for the St. Petersburg Times and Tampa Tribune. His fiction has appeared in magazines and anthologies around the world. Clark has taught writing at Carnegie Mellon, West Virginia University, and Fairmont State University. A native of Alabama, Perry now divides his time between Los Angeles and West Virginia.
Clark Perry was awarded a Screenwriting grant at Carnegie Mellon in 2002 for Black Water