Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism

The Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism was founded in 1986 at the University of Kansas, Department of Theatre, and publishes full-length articles that contribute to the varied conversations in dramatic theory and criticism, explore the relationship between theory and theatre practice, and/or examine the body of work by an individual author or a recent theoretical or critical trend.

Eero Laine, Editor (eero.email@gmail.com)
Chris Hall, Managing Editor (jdtc@ku.edu)

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Lateral is the peer-reviewed digital journal and production site of the Cultural Studies Association, designed to foster experimentation and collaboration among cultural studies practitioners and researchers. It is committed to critical studies of culture that advance and extend the reach of cultural studies as a field and method of inquiry and as an intellectual/political project.

The editors can be contacted at lateraljournal@gmail.com

Robert Carley, Texas A&M University (carley@tamu.edu)
Stefanie A. Jones
New York University (sj897@nyu.edu)
Eero LaineUniversity at Buffalo, State University of New York (eero.email@gmail.com)
Chris Alen SulaPratt Institute (csula@pratt.edu)

Special Issues and Sections

Kristof van Baarle, Kevin Brown, Felipe Cervera, Kyoko Iwaki, Eero Laine, editors. “Collaborative Research in Theatre and Performance Studies.” Joint Issue of Global Performance Studies 4, no. 2 (2021) and the Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism 36, no. 1 (Fall 2021). Call for papers here: https://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/cfp/2020/02/10/collaborative-research-in-theatre-and-performance-studies

Felipe Cervera, Shawn Chua, Panayiotoa Demetriou, Areum Jeong Eero Laine, Azedeh Sharifim Evelyn Wan, and Asher Warren, editors. “Future Now.” Special issue. GPS: Global Performance Studies 2, no. 2 (2019). http://gps.psi-web.org/issue-2-2/.

Eero Laine, editor. “Dramatic Theory?” Special section. Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism 32, no. 2 (Spring 2018): 49–162.

Michelle Liu Carriger and Eero Laine, editors. “Annotating Vegas: Mapping Performance Interventions at ATHE 2017.” Digital Section. Theatre Topics 28, no. 1 (March 2018): E1–E3. https://jhuptheatre.org/theatre-topics/online-content/issue/theatre-topics-volume-28-number-1-march-2018/annotating-vegas.

Felipe Cervera, Shawn Chua, João Florêncio, Eero Laine, and Evelyn Wan, editors. “Syllabi for the Future: A Playlist.” Special Section. GPS: Global Performance Studies 1.2 (2018). http://gps.psi-web.org/issue-1-2/syllabi-future-playlist/.

Stefanie A. Jones and Eero Laine, editors. “Performance: Circulations and Relations.” Special Issue. Lateral 4 (2015). http://csalateral.org/archive/issue/4/.