|Publisher:||Palgrave Macmillan UK|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
Nicola Shaughnessy is Professor of Performance at the University of Kent, UK. Her research and teaching interests are in the areas of applied theatre, contemporary performance, autobiography and cognition and performance. She is the founder of Kent's Research Centre for Cognition, Kinesthetics and Performance and led the AHRC-funded research project: Imagining Autism. Previous publications include articles on gender and theatre, a book on Gertrude Stein (2007) and a co-edited collection Margaret Woffington: Lives of Shakespearean Actors (2008). She is co-editor (with John Lutterbie) for the Methuen Performance and Science series and edited Affective Performance and Cognitive Science: Body, Brain and Being (2013).