194 Ryder Hall
Associate Professor and Interim Chair
Nancy Kindelan is currently on a Professional Leave of Absence developing a new Book Series (The Arts in Higher Education) for Palgrave Macmillan. At NU, she has taught dramatic literature and dramaturgy courses, and also directed plays. She has also taught and directed at other colleges and universities and directed at professional theatres throughout the New England area. Her scholarship has appeared in the Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism, New England Theatre Journal, Theatre Topics, Liberal Education, and American Theatre Companies, as well as other publications. Her book Shadows of Realism: Dramaturgy and the Theories and Practices of Modernism was published by Greenwood and Praeger in 1996. In 2012, Palgrave Macmillan published Artistic Literacy: Theatre Studies and a Contemporary Liberal Education, which received an award from the Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE).