Breaking The Ice
Professional writers and educators share their techniques for teaching imaginative writing and review books on writing pedagogy and related subjects. Please visit the Teachers & Writers website to learn more and to view this month's current lesson plan and featured writer. Frank Perez is a playwright and director for theater and film. He has worked with various arts-in-education programs throughout the city. He directed "The Livingroom" by poet and playwright Reverendo Pedro Pietri, which was produced at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe in 1999. His published writing includes biographies of the actor Raul Julia and union activist Dolores Huerta (both from Rain Tree Steck Vaugn Pulishers, 1995), articles in Jump Cut Magazine, Latin New York Magazine, and Latino Film/Video Collaborative News, and a number of original plays.