Sunday, March 7, 2010

New Play from Daughers of the Legend

Alpha Psi Omega to Debut Appalachian Play
Dr. Sheridan Barker's play "Daughter of the Legend," which is based on the novel by Jesse Stuart will be performed for the first time in Gentry auditorium this spring.(Carson-Newman College)

In the story, a young man named Dave falls in love with a Melungeon girl of mixed descent called Deutsia Huntoon. The play is based on their story of prejudice and the many attempts to overcome it.