Sarah Kozinn

Ph.D. '12 & M.A. '05

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Sarah is a theater professor at Occidental College in Los Angeles and the author of the book Justice Performed: Courtroom TV Shows and the Theaters of Popular Law, published by Bloomsbury Methuen Drama (2015).  She balances an acting, directing, and writing career with her scholarly investigations into the intersections between law and performance.


New York University

Ph.D. – Performance Studies

M.A. - Performance Studies 

New York, New York

Wesleyan University


Middletown, Connecticut

Other Special Tidbits

Her dissertation won the Brooks McNamara Memorial Award. She was also the recipient of the NYU Performance Studies Award and the Paula Goddard Award in performance scholarship.