Norwich University Writers Series Presents Screenwriter and Producer Jon Glascoe
NORTHFIELD, Vt. – The Norwich University Writers Series welcomes screenwriter and producer Jon Glascoe to campus on Thursday, March 28, at 4 p.m. in the Kreitzberg Library Todd Multipurpose Room.
This event is free and open to the public.
Glascoe is a writer for the screen and stage, a director and producer, and the cofounder of Cypress Films, Inc. He wrote the script for the TV movie adaptation of Dylan Thomas’ “A Child’s Christmas in Wales” and has written, produced, and/or directed numerous film and television projects, including “Sodbusters,” “Nuremberg,” “The Sound and the Silence,” “Cherry,” “Julian Po,” and the TV movie adaptation of Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.’s classic short story “Harrison Bergeron.”
Glascoe’s current projects include adapting his screenplay “Will,” a story about Shakespeare, for the stage, and developing for Broadway a musical adaptation of H.G. Wells’ “The Invisible Man,” which he co-wrote.
Prior to cofounding Cypress Films, he worked at The Nation magazine, wrote and produced the early cable talk show NIGHTCAP: Conversations on the Arts and Letters, and served as Director of National Programming at WTTW Public Television in Chicago.
This event is sponsored by the Norwich University Writers Series and Pegasus Players. The Writers Series is produced by the Norwich University College of Liberal Arts. All events are free and open to the public.
About Norwich University
Norwich University is a diversified academic institution that educates traditional-age students and adults in a Corps of Cadets and as civilians. Norwich offers a broad selection of traditional and distance-learning programs culminating in Baccalaureate and Graduate Degrees. Norwich University was founded in 1819 by Captain Alden Partridge of the U.S. Army and is the oldest private military college in the United States of America. Norwich is one of our nation's six senior military colleges and the birthplace of the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC).
Norwich will celebrate its bicentennial in 2019. In fulfillment of Norwich’s mission to train and educate today’s students to be tomorrow’s global leaders, Norwich launched the Forging the Future campaign in 2014. The five-year campaign, which is timed to culminate in 2019, is committed to creating the best possible learning environment through state-of-the-art academics and world-class facilities and is designed to enhance the university’s strong position as it steps into its third century of service to the nation.
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