JIRÉH BREON HOLDER is currently an MFA candidate for Yale School of Drama's playwriting degree. He is an Atlanta area playwright, dramaturg, and director. He graduated cum laude from Morehouse College which gave him a strong sense of morality and political involvement. As a theater artist, with a strong political impulse, many of his plays and projects address the prison industrial complex, human rights, and agricultural/environmental sustainability. He is a firm believer that art changes lives, and each project he is involved with seeks to touch people one audience at a time.