1913 – 1973
Who was William Inge?
William Motter Inge was an American playwright and novelist, whose works typically feature solitary protagonists encumbered with strained sexual relations. In the early 1950s, he had a string of memorable Broadway productions, and one of these, Picnic, earned him a Pulitzer Prize. With his portraits of small-town life and settings rooted in the American heartland, Inge became known as the "Playwright of the Midwest".
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- May 3, 1913
- Also known as
- William Motter Inge
- Walter Gage
- United States of America
- University of Kansas
- Peabody College
- Independence Community College
- Washington University in St. Louis
- Lived in
- Jun 10, 1973
on July 23, 2013