Afternoon Shift: Aphasia, Apache math and MacArthur fellow Tarell Alvin McCraney

November 20, 2013


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Aphasia is a potentially devastating yet surprisingly common disorder that can affect a person's ability to talk, read, write and understand spoken language. At age 32, playwright and Steppenwolf ensemble member, Tarell Alvin Haney, received a 2013 MacArthur genius grant to support his work.