Teaching Fellow in the Programme of Liberal Arts (Classics and Ancient History), University of Bristol

Emma Cole researches classical performance reception, with a specific focus on the reception of ancient tragedy in contemporary theatre. Her recently submitted PhD was completed in the Department of Greek and Latin at University College London and examined the reception of ancient tragedy in postdramatic theatre.

Prior to her PhD Emma completed an MA in Reception of the Classical World at UCL, with a focus on Katie Mitchell's productions of Greek tragedy for the Royal National Theatre, and a BA at the University of Sydney.

Alongside her research she has worked as a dramaturg and a theatre critic.

Experience

  • 2015–present
    Teaching Fellow in the Programme of Liberal Arts (Classics and Ancient History), University of Bristol