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Patricia Ybarra

Professor of Theatre Arts and Performance Studies, Dramaturgy


PATRICIA YBARRA (Chair of Theatre Arts and Performance Studies; Dramaturgy) is the author of Performing Conquest: Five Centuries of Theater, History, and Identity in Tlaxcala Mexico (University of Michigan Press, 2009) and co-editor of Theater and Neoliberalism: Performance Permutations  (Palgrave, 2012) and Latinx Theatre in the Times of Neoliberalism (Northwestern University Press). She has also published articles and reviews in Modern Language Quarterly, Theatre Journal, Contemporary Theater Review, Gestos TDR, The Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism, Latin American Theatre Review, and numerous anthologies. She dramaturged Trinity Rep’s Like Sheep to Water, or Fuente Ovejuna. She was the winner of the 2015 Graduate Mentoring and Advising Prize at Brown University.