Carter W. Lewis

​Senior Lecturer
Senior Playwright-in-Residence
research interests:
  • Playwriting
  • Dramaturgy
  • A.E. Hotchner Playwriting Festival

contact info:

office hours:

  • By Appointment​

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1108
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

​Carter W. Lewis teaches Introduction to Playwriting, Advanced Playwriting and Dramaturgy. 

Lewis is the winner of several national playwriting awards including: The Julie Harris - Playwriting Award, The State Theatre - Best New American Play, The Cincinnati Playhouse Rosenthal New Play Prize (’96 & 2001), New Dramatist Arnold Weissberger Playwriting Award, Playwright’s Center Jerome Residency, The Kevin Kline Award for Best New Play of 2009 and he is a two time nominee for the American Theatre Critics Award. 

For more information, visit Carter Lewis's department profile