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Brian Forrester is a founder and Co-artistic Director of The Artery Playwrights Project. His most recent play Linthead received its world premiere in Los Angeles in 2012 and was chosen as the inaugural project for Alumni Common Action’s ARTWRKS Program. His play The Beast of Skitter Creek was a semifinalist for the Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center National Playwrights Conference. His screenplay Shoulders of Giants was a finalist for the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Screenwriting Award. Aspen Theater Masters chose his play We Had Plans for the National M.F.A. Playwrights Festival, and his play The Apocalypse of Jeremiah was a featured selection at The Puzzle: Marble's Festival of New Work in New York. He holds an M.F.A. in Dramatic Writing from Carnegie Mellon University.