Omiyẹmi (Artisia) Green is an Associate Professor of Theatre and Africana Studies and a W. Taylor Reveley, III Interdisciplinary Faculty Fellow at William & Mary. A director, dramaturg, and interdisciplinary scholar with a focus on African-American Theatre/Black Theatre, Omiyẹmi is an executive board member of the August Wilson Society, a member-at-large on the Black Theatre Association Executive Board (ATHE), an associate editor of Continuum: The Journal of African Diaspora Drama, Theatre and Performance and the August Wilson Journal, and a former president of the Black Theatre Network. Omiyẹmi is published in Continuum, the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society Journal Peer Review Section, the August Wilson Journal, August Wilson’s Pittsburgh Cycle: Critical Perspectives on the Plays (McFarland), and African American Culture: An Encyclopedia of People, Traditions, and Customs (Greenwood). She holds a BA in Psychology from William & Mary and an MFA in Theatre Education (Directing) from Virginia Commonwealth University.
Omiyẹmi is a resident dramaturg and the project director for Sitelines BLM with Cadence Theatre Company.