Doctoral Student’s Essay Chosen for Publication

PhD (History/Theory/Criticism and Playwriting) student Susan Stone-Lawrence has had her essay “‘A Simple Knife Thrust:' The Complicated Power of Purgative Ritual in Madheart" accepted for publication in the journal Continuum. It will appear in a special issue in honor of Amiri Baraka, edited by distinguished theatre scholar Harry J. Elam, Jr., Vice Provost of Stanford University. She presented a shorter version at the Texas Tech 2014 Arts and Humanities Graduate Student Research Conference.