Aaron Landsman is a writer and performer based in Brooklyn, NY and Urbana, IL. His plays and performances have been presented in New York, London, Minsk, Lund, Minneapolis, Houston, Phoenix, Cleveland and Philadelphia. He is the current resident artist at ASU Gammage, a former resident at HERE Art Center and the UH Mitchell Center. His prior publications include a travel essay inHobart, a poem in Mudfish, a story in Clackamas Literary Review and essays about theater in Theater (forthcoming) and UK Theatre Review. Lysis is for my dad, Maury.