Richard Brockman is a physician and writer. He is Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and Associate Attending at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center. Brockman’s theatrical work has been produced here and abroad. He has been published in The Atlantic Monthly, The Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal as well as other national and professional journals. His book, A Map of the Mind, is published by International Universities Press. He has received awards and grants from The New York Foundation for the Arts, The South by Southwest Film Festival, Cynosure, The Texas Film Institute, the Samuel French Best Short Play Festival and the New York State Council on the Arts. He is a member of the Actors Studio Playwright-Directors Unit, and the Dramatists Guild.