(1959 - living) U.S.A.
Playwright and author
Youngblood's works include: Black Girl in Paris, The Big Mama Stories, Talking Bones and Soul Kiss. She is the winner of the 1993 Lorraine Hansberry Award and the Pushcart Prize. Youngblood teaches Creative Writing at the New School for Social Research. She is a member of the Dramatists' and Authors' Guild, the National Writers' Union and the Writers' Guild of America.