Liza Case

Liza Case is the author of four full-length plays, including The Unspoken Ones, and Baby Strike!, both of which were honored by the Jane Chambers Playwriting Award. She wrote the screenplays for several short films, including Destiny, which played on the Emmy-award-winning PBS show The Short List and IFC. For ten years, she published and edited the New York Independent Film Monitor. Liza received her B.A. in Creative Writing from CUNY and her MFA in Dramatic Writing from NYU. She lives in New York with her son, Harlan.

Recent Posts by Liza

Killing the Buddha

Not For One Side Alone

Yesterday morning, the morning after the grand jury failed to return an indictment against Darrell Wilson in Ferguson, MO, I had to appear in family court. My son’s father brought false allegations of “Alienation” (a charge made largely by middle-class white men against middle-class white women and one that is enough to trump anything else…