Elaine Aston#


Elaine Aston
Membership Number:5516
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:UNITED KINGDOM
Section:LITERARY & THEATRICAL STUDIES
Elected:2020
ORCID:0000-0002-2875-6438
Homepage: http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/lica/about/people/elaine-aston



Present and Previous Positions
  • 2000,02 Chair of Theatre, Lancaster University, UK (present position)
  • 1999,07 Professor of Theatre, Personal Chair, Department of English and Drama, Loughborough University, UK
  • 1995,08 Senior Lecturer in Theatre, Department of English and Drama, Loughborough University, UK
  • 1990,10 Lecturer in Theatre, Department of English and Drama, Loughborough University, UK
  • 1988 01 Lecturer in Theatre, Faculty of Humanities, Nene College, Northampton, UK

Fields of Scholarship
  • Feminist theory and criticism
  • Women playwrights and practitioners
  • International theatre research
  • British theatre, modern and contemporary
  • Comparative literature (French & English)
  • Theatre semiotics

Honours and Awards
  • 2014 Honorary Doctorate awarded by Stockholm University, Sweden
  • 2013 Honorary Member Irish Society for Theatre Research
  • 2013 Visiting Professorship awarded by Trinity College Dublin
  • 2010 Oscar G. Brockett Essay Prize, awarded by ASTR (American Society for Theatre Research)

Imprint Privacy policy « This page (revision-9) was last changed on Monday, 5. October 2020, 12:19 by Kaiser Dana
  • operated by