Dr. Joanne Stroud is a founding fellow of the Dallas Institute, Director of Institute Publications, and Editor of the Gaston Bachelard Translation Series, which consists of seven works on elemental imagination written by the twentieth-century philosopher of science, and which Joanne is on the verge of completing after two decades. The 2002 Bachelard Symposium she chaired in Dallas, “Matter, Dream, and Thought,” attracted international attention. She received her M.A. and Ph.D in Psychology and Literature from the University of Dallas and lectures in Dallas, New York City, and Connecticut. She has taught literature and psychology and is author of The Bonding of Will and Desire, the four-volume series Choose Your Element and Time Doesn’t Tick Anymore.
Acts of the Heart
Introductions, Forewords, and Prefaces
Foreword by Gail Thomas, Joanne Stroud and John A. Lee
Introduction by Christopher Bamford and Scott Scribner
Contributions by Cheryl Sanders and Lee Nichol