Sylvan Oswald is a playwright and editor. He is the recipient of a Jerome Fellowship from the Playwrights' Center in Minneapolis, a Thurber House Playwriting Fellowship, and fellowships from The MacDowell Colony, The Millay Colony for the Arts, the Dramatists Guild, and a New Voices fellowship from The Ensemble Studio Theater. His work has been developed and presented at Clubbed Thumb, Portland Center Stage, The Foundry Theater, New Georges, and St. Ann's Warehouse, among others. He has also written text for puppet-theater artist Dan Hurlin and a libretto for composer Nora-Kroll Rosenbaum. With Jordan Harrison he edits Play A Journal of Plays and publishes DEVICE, an online collection of multimedia performance writing.