Christina Sian McMahon, Ph.D., is a creative writer, performance scholar, and committed meditator. She is a tenured theatre professor at UC Santa Barbara and the author of Recasting Transnationalism through Performance. Her first play, Standby (Meditations on Africa and the Afterlife) recently received a reading in the Launchpad Program for new play development at UC Santa Barbara. Christina has studied and practiced meditation for many years both in Santa Barbara and Bali. Currently, she is developing a series of guided meditations based on the Four Immeasurables.
Cultivating Joy, Issue 05 (Winter 2014)