Lizzie Simon has had a prolific career as a writer and producer. She was Arts Director of WKCR 89.9FM at Columbia University, Creative Producer at The Flea Theater in Tribeca and co-curator of FIAF’s Crossing the Line Festival. Her book, “Detour,” was published internationally and optioned by HBO and MTV, where she was a consulting producer. At The Wall St Journal, she was a weekly arts columnist and features writer. She’s currently working as a TV and screenwriter, developing an original TV drama series with George Takei.