Academics: Faculty

Costume Fabric

Blythe Winger


Title: Assistant Professor of Drama
Email:
bwinger@spelman.edu
Office: 404-270-6616 (email is preferred)

Background:  Professor Winger is a designer of theatrical costume and lighting.    She earned her MFA from The Yale School of Drama.

Courses taught:  Costume Design, Lighting Design, Survey of World Drama, Contemporary Drama, Theater Insight, and First Year Experience.

Current Research Focus:   “The Costume of Celebration” and women of the African Diaspora.    

Recent Grants and Awards: 

  • UNCF Mellon Fellowship:  “Aesthetics in Brazil and Beyond:  Exploring Transnational Blackness and Beauty”, Bahia, Brazil
  • Spelman College Faculty Small Grant:  “Francophone Literature and the Arts”   Dakar, Senegal.