Deborah Tannen is University Professor of Linguistics at Georgetown University in Washington.D.C. Best known outside academia for You Just Don't Understand: Women and Men in Conversation, she has also published a dozen scholarly books on linguistics, essays, short stories, poems, and translations. This is her first work for the theater.
"An Act of Devotion,"
Ontario Review: Vol. 41, Article 17.
Available at: https://repository.usfca.edu/ontarioreview/vol41/iss1/17