Professor Elaine Aston - Oscar G. Brockett Essay Prize

Date:15 November 2011

Professor Elaine Aston, Theatre Studies, LICA is this year's recipient of the Oscar G. Brockett Essay Prize, awarded annually by The American Society for Theatre Research 'for the best essay written and published in English in a refereed scholarly journal or volume published by a scholarly press'. Her winning article, 'Feeling the Loss of Feminism: Sarah Kane's Blasted and an Experiential Genealogyof Contemporary Women's Playwriting', published in Theatre Journal, December 2010, will be recognised later this week at the ASTR annual meeting in Montreal, where she will be presented with a plaque to mark her accomplishment.

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