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THE YEAR MY MOTHER CAME BACK

Cohen's memoir about mothers and daughters (Algonquin Books)
“I love, love, love this book. It’s so rich, so real and so moving… astonishingly wonderful—I was enthralled… You're a brilliant writer.”
—Caroline Leavitt, book critic for Boston Globe and People, and NY Times bestselling author of Pictures of You

WHAT I THOUGHT I KNEW - a solo play

WHAT I THOUGHT I KNEW, adapted from Cohen's acclaimed memoir—one of Oprah Magazine’s 25 Best Books of Summer and winner of Elle Lettres Grand Prix for Nonfiction, is a solo show with 40 characters.

Workshops, courses, residencies, private consulting

Alice is on the faculty of The New School, where she teaches playwriting and solo theater. She teaches workshops in playwriting, memoir, solo theater and performance, and is available for one-on-one book and script consultations.

WHAT I THOUGHT I KNEW - a memoir

“Everything we love in a book -- profound, honest, hilarious, humane, surprising." Anne Lamott, Salon BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR

In her unflinchingly honest and ruefully witty voice, Alice nimbly carries us through her metamorphosis from a woman who has come to terms with infertility to one who struggles to love a heartbeat found in her womb – six months into a high-risk pregnancy.

Elle's Lettres GRAND PRIX: BEST NONFICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR
Oprah Magazine “25 BEST BOOKS OF SUMMER”

THIN WALLS and other plays

In her solo show, Thin Walls, Cohen portrays twelve eclectic neighbors in a century-old New York City residential hotel at the end of the 20th Century, as their lives collide in comic, tragic, and sometimes violent ways.

SOLO SHOWS FOR FAMILY AUDIENCES

THE BALINESE FROG PRINCE and other works are available for touring to theatres, festival, schools, libraries, museums. Performance residencies can include workshops and master classes.

Articles, blogs, book blog reviews

Author posts, blogs, articles, interviews