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Debra Levine

Debra Levine is an Assistant Professor of Theatre and Performance at NYU Abu Dhabi and is affiliated with The Hemispheric Institute for Politics and Performance and NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts Department of Undergraduate Drama. Her work explores the intersection between performance, politics, and new media/digital humanities through the lens of feminist and queer theory, disability studies, and visual studies. Levine has written on Jérôme Bel’s collaboration with Theater Hora of Disabled Theater for Studia Dramatica, as well as contributed articles to GLQ, Women & Performance, e-misférica, Theatre Research International, and The Disability Studies Quarterly. She also has chapters in two new books, Reading Contemporary Performance: Theatricality Across Genres (2016) and Burning Down the House: Downtown Film, Video and TV Culture: 1975–2001 (2015).