ROBIN RUSSIN (Writer), a professor in the Department of Theatre, Film & Digital Production at the University of California, Riverside, has written, produced, and directed for film, TV, and the theater, including On Deadly Ground, America’s Most Wanted, and ABC’s Vital Signs. Robin is co-author of the books Screenplay: Writing the Picture and Naked Playwriting. His stories, articles, and reviews have appeared in a wide range of publications. A Rhodes Scholar, he has degrees from Harvard, Oxford, RISD, and UCLA. His play, The Face in the Reeds, premiered in a four-month run at the Ruskin Group Theatre, where he initiated and leads a playwriting workshop. His one-hour pilot, Beloved, was adapted into the ABC series Of Kings and Prophets. Robin directed the feature film When I Sing, which premieres as a People’s Choice nominee at the Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival in Los Angeles.