Gretchen E. Henderson, Ph.D. is a Senior Lecturer in the Steve Hicks School of Social Work at The University of Texas at Austin. Her contribution to this article comes from starting this research during her doctorate in Literature and the Arts at the University of Missouri-Columbia (2004-2009).
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