Comments are taken from the audience

Katie Welles

Case Western University’s Shannon E. French mediates comments from the audience after the dramatic reading of the play “May 4th Voices: Kent State, 1970” in the Kiva, Wednesday, April 14, 2014. French read a CNN news update from her smartphone about 40 veterans that died in Phoenix just hours after her speech on the importance of paying attention to the needs of war veterans.