Darius Omar Williams

TitleAssociate Professor

DepartmentVisual and Performing Arts



OfficeGeneral Classroom Building
Room: A302E

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Darius Omar Williams


Ph D: Theatre, The Ohio State University, 2012

MFA: Poetry, Antioch University Los Angeles, 2004

MA: In the Field of Theatre, Bowling Green State University, 1998

BS: Speech, Jackson State University, 1997

Research Interests

Creative ethnography, African Diaspora and African American Theatrical Performance, Black Flight, Afrofuturistic fiction and playwriting, directing, Frank Silvera'S Theatre of Being, The Negro Ensemble Company: From 1967-1978

Recent Publications

Williams,  Darius  "Honey, Valley, Black: A Litany for Joseph Beam" .  In Steven G. Fulwood and Charles Stephens,  Black Gay Genius: Answering Joseph Beam's Call    Vintage Entity Press.