Departament de Filologia Anglesa i Alemanya

imagen01.jpg Dr. Laura Monrós-Gaspar

      • (BA in English; BA in Spanish) (MA, PhD in English) University Lecturer in English. Research Fellow at GRATUV (Grup de Recerca i Acció Teatral de la Universitat de València) directed by Prof. Carmen Morenilla Talens (2004-present). In 2007 I was research associate at the Archive of Performances of Greek and Roman Drama (APGRD) at the University of Oxford under the supervision of Dr. Fiona Macintosh. At present I am Honorary Research Associate at the APGRD.
      • Head of the Area of Theatre and Performing Arts at the UV (Aula de Teatre UV ) and programmer for Sala Matilde Salvador.

Research interests:

      • The reception of classical mythology in nineteenth- and twentieth-century literature in Britain and in Postcolonial contexts.
      • Victorian burlesque theatre, with particular interests in cultural politics, in performance practices, and in gender.
      • The editing of Victorian burlesque.
      • British popular culture of the nineteenth century.
      • Women's writing in the nineteenth century.
      • Cross-cultural relations in the translation of Greek and Roman Drama into English and Spanish.
      • English Literature and Language Teaching Research: between 2011 and 2012 I was member of IULMA (Instituto Universitario de Lenguas Modernas Aplicadas) at the Universitat de València, and ANGLOTIC, a teaching project focused on the creation of discipline-specific teaching materials and learning objects that take into account not only the need for students to learn/acquire content but also competences.