A Pulitzer Prize winning author comes to life in this new play, with Sloane Shelton playing the role of Eudora Welty. Welty was an American writer of novels and short stories set almost exclusively in the rural American South. She is noted for her subtle recreations of regional speech and thought patterns. Welty's The Optimist's Daughter won the 1973 Pulitzer Prize for fiction. Eudora features direction by Austin Pendleton.