Nathan Alan Davis is a playwright from Rockford, Illinois, now living in New York. He is a 2018 Whiting Award winner. His plays include Nat Turner in Jerusalem (New York Theatre Workshop; New York Magazine Critic's Pick), Dontrell Who Kissed the Sea (NNPN Rolling World Premiere; Steinberg/ATCA New Play Citation; Los Angeles Times Critic's Choice), The Wind and the Breeze (Cygnet Theatre; Blue Ink Award; Lorraine Hansberry Award), and Origin Story (upcoming at Water Tower Theatre in 2019). Commissions and development include: The Public Theater, McCarter Theatre, Arena Stage, Williamstown Theatre Festival, The Lark and the New Harmony Project. Nathan is a Usual Suspect at NYTW and a Lecturer in Theater at Princeton University.