Judith Olauson Tourney
Tourney received her PhD and MFA degrees in Theatre Production and Design from the University of Utah and a BA degree in Speech and English from Brigham Young University. She is the author of the book, The American Woman Playwright, which is a survey of selected American women dramatists from 1930 to 1970.
Tourney currently performs staged readings, live theatre programs and lecture-demos for BYU’s Humanities Festival and the Museum of Art. She serves as a board member for Actors Resident Theatre Ensemble in Provo and as a producer and performer for KBYU-FM Classical 89 Radio.
She is currently an adjunct professor at Brigham Young University.