A scene from Professor of Theater and Dance Lynne Conner’s award-winning play about environmentalist Rachel Carson, In The Garden of Live Flowers, has been selected for inclusion in a new anthology by Dramatic Publishing. American Heartbeat: True Stories Told in Scenes and Monologues brings together 32 monologues, duets, and trios ideal for auditions, scene work, full-evening presentations, and drama-across-the-curriculum projects of all kinds. In the Garden of Live Flowers, coauthored with Attilio Favorini, won the Kennedy Center’s David Mark Cohen National Playwriting Award in 2002 has been produced in professional theaters and at universities, colleges, and high schools across the United States.

Conner also published “Replacing Arts Appreciation with Arts Talk” in the winter 2015 edition of GIA (Grantmakers in the Arts) Reader.