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The Honorably Doctor Lydia

The Honorably Doctor Lydia

Lydia Diamond will bean honorable doctorate recipient at Pine Manor College’s commencement this year. This caps off an academic/theatrical year that included the Wimberly Award from the Huntington Theatre Company and glowing reviews of...

Did I Say England?

Did I Say England?

I meant “England and Italy”. My paper “La Fille du Régiment and the Construction of French Patriotism and Identity in the Inter- Empire Period” has been accepted to the conference VIVA V.E.R.D.I. –  La...

Celebrating Jon Lipsky

Celebrating Jon Lipsky

Jon Lipsky, playwright and longtime faculty member at the Boston University School of Theatre, passed away on March 19, 2011. Although I didn’t study with Jon (I was one of Lydia Diamond’s playwriting students),...