August Wilson's Jitney: "Maybe I Did Do It All Wrong"
Phylicia Rashad Performs Scene from August Wilson's Gem of the Ocean | American Masters on PBS
Lectures in History: Playwright August Wilson & "Fences"
Prison Work Song from The Piano Lesson, August Wilson
August Wilson was an American playwright whose work included a series of ten plays, The Pittsburgh Cycle, for which he received two Pulitzer Prizes for Drama. Each work in the series is set in a different decade, and depicts comic and tragic aspects of the African-American experience in the 20th century.