AWE (A Woman’s Experience)


women's studies, fiction




Kristin Perkins graduated magna cum laude with a BA in theatre arts studies and a minor in women’s studies from BYU in April 2017. She completed an honors thesis and has a forthcoming publication in a book contracted with Roman and Littlefield. Kristin has presented at nine different conferences, two of which have been on a national level. Kristin has also acted in numerous plays and films. She has had poetry, short fiction, and creative nonfiction published in seven different literary journals including Degenerates: Voices for Peace, Peculiar, and Inscape. Her plays, exploring female relationships and mental illness, have been produced at BYU and in the Provo, Utah, community and have won four Mayhew Awards for excellence in playwriting. She will be continuing her education as a graduate student in University of Texas at Austin’s Performance as Public Practice program.