“Macbeth for Murderers” topic of KUOW interview with Professor Roberta Davidson
Roberta Davidson, associate professor of English, was recently interviewed by KUOW 94.9 FM, a Northwest Public Radio station in Seattle. Davidson and John Kerwin discussed their book, “Macbeth for Murderers,” published by Xlibris Press in 2005. The book chronicles Davidson's time behind the walls of the Washington State Penitentiary teaching Shakespeare's plays to convicted murderers. It includes interviews with the inmate students and tells of Davidson's experiences in the classroom, her experiences with a prison stalker and her time spent inside the prison during an inmate riot.
“Macbeth for Murderers” is available at the Penrose Library, the Whitman College Bookstore and at www.xlibris.com.