Sylvia Khoury is a New York-born playwright living in Manhattan. Her play Against the Hillside has been featured at the Eugene O’Neill Playwrights’ Conference, on the Kilroys List, at the Roundabout Underground Reading Series, at NNPN’s National Showcase of New Plays and at the Kennedy Center/NNPN’s MFA Playwrights’ Workshop. She is a member of EST’s Youngblood, a member of the 2016-2018 Women’s Project Lab and a 2015-2016 Dramatists’ Guild Fellow. Other full-length plays include Selling Kabul, The Place Women Go, and An Inferno. Sylvia completed her undergraduate degree in Middle Eastern Studies at Columbia University (2012) and received an MFA in Playwriting at the New School for Drama (2015). She recently began her second year at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.