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Margaret Edson

Margaret Edson is a writer, known for Wit (2001) and Closeups (1986). See full bio »

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 2001 Wit (TV Movie) (play)
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 2003 Closeups (TV Series)
- Episode #18.4 (2003) ... Herself

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Her play, "Wit," was performed at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Carmen Roman in the cast. See more »

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The play for which she won the Pulitzer Prize, "Wit," was her first (and, as of mid-2011, her only) play. At the time of its writing and first production (the late 1990s), Edson was an Atlanta-area kindergarten teacher; in the early 2010s, she is a sixth-grade teacher at Inman Middle School in Atlanta. See more »

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