Dr Jenny Hughes - Personal details
Role: Senior Lecturer
Tel: 0161 275-3352
Location: Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama-SL06
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
The University of Manchester
Jenny Hughes is Lecturer in Drama, a member of the applied theatre research cluster in the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures and an associate of the In Place of War project (www.inplaceofwar.net).
Her research interests include: theatre as a cultural response to economic precarity; protest performance and theatre activism; aspects of applied theatre and performance, especially theatre and performance practices with young people living with risk and the epistemologies and ontologies of applied theatre.
Her publications include the monograph, Performance in a time of terror (Manchester University Press, 2011) and co-authored book (with James Thompson and Michael Balfour), Performance in place of war (2009, Seagull/Chicago).