American playwright best abroad, specifically in britain. She had written the controversial documentary crisis Misfits. She researched at a well-known all-girls college called Wellesley University. She informed herself on how best to write has by relocating to a cabin in the huge Appalachian Mountains and learning playwrights. She was created into a innovative family, the girl of an professional. She and scientist Harriet Creighton both researched at Wellesley.