Category Archives: Member News

ATHE Summary & Response Series: “Playing with Feminism: Susan Glaspell’s “Woman’s Honor” as Social Satire of the Sexual Double Standard”

This week, we are continuing our ATDS at ATHE 2013 Summary Response series. If you would like to write up a post, please email me, Lauren Beck, at L-Beck@u.northwestern.edu. I am happy to introduce our second guest blogger, Megan Geigner … Continue reading

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ATHE Summary & Response Series: “Playing Well with ‘Others'”

Greetings ATDS members and friends. It was wonderful to see some of you at ATHE in Orlando. This year ATDS sponsored (or co-sponsored) 21 sessions, a fantastic preconference, and a preconference cabaret. Many of us also met up at the … Continue reading

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Officer Reports for 2012-2013

ATDS Officer Reports for 2013 are now available online. This link will take you to the site where you can download the reports. Or click on the individual links below to download a single report. President’s Report – Mark Cosden Financial … Continue reading

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New Book Announcement

Queer Theatre and the Legacy of Cal Yeomans By Robert A. Schanke A forgotten and award-winning playwright, Cal Yeomans was one of the founders of gay theatre. His plays were not only manifestations of the sexual liberation of the times, but … Continue reading

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New Book Announcement: Performing Gender Violence

Recently published is Performing Gender Violence: Plays by Contemporary American Women Dramatists, edited by Barbara Ozieblo and Noelia Hernando-Real. More details may be found at: http://us.macmillan.com/performinggenderviolence/BarbaraOzieblo Summary Violence against women in plays by women has earned little mention. This revolutionary collection … Continue reading

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Don Wilmeth wins 2012 Theatre Museum Award

Don B. Wilmeth, the Asa Messer Distinguished Professor Emeritus and professor emeritus of Theatre and English, will be honored with the 2012 Theatre Museum Award for Theatre History Preservation. This is one of four prestigious awards given by the Theatre Museum, located … Continue reading

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