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Isaac Butler

Isaac Butler is a director and writer living in Brooklyn.

YOU GOTTA HAVE ♥ Ken Urban’s I ♥ KANT

One summer while in college, Ken Urban had an epiphany. “I had a job, which lasted exactly one day,” Urban informed me, “where I hauled vats of chemicals around an abandoned manufacturing plant in Pennsylvania…. That was the day I decided to get a Ph.D in English and become a playwright.” Since his illustrious beginnings, Urban has built a reputation both as an academic and an artist.

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The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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