Human Terrain

Mabry Hoffman, an athropologist with The Human Terrain System, a real military initiative that embeds social scientists with combat units in Iraq and Afghanistan, is caught in the middle of an ethical dilemma as she tries to help a new friend.


3 W, 6 M


Human Terrain was a finalist in the Yale Drama Competition, a semi-finalist for the Princess Grace Award in Playwriting, a finalist for the O'Neill National Playwrights' Conference, and was selected for Playwrights' Week at The Lark.



Broken Nose Theatre Company, Chicago (Jeff Recommended)

Mustard Seed Theatre, St. Louis (Nominated for Best Play, St. Louis Critics Circle)

5th Wall Theatre, Richmond (Winner, Best Play 2014-2015, Richmond Theatre Critics Circle)

Illinois Wesleyan University



IAMA Theatre Company

The Lark


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