Branden Jacobs-Jenkins

2016 Pulitzer Prize Finalist, MacArthur Fellow

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins is a playwright who was awarded a MacArthur ‘Genius’ Grant in 2016. He won the 2014 Obie award for Best New American Play, a Windham-Campbell Prize in 2016, and his play ‘Gloria’ was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 2016.