Currently Chair and Professor of Theater and Dance at Bowdoin College, teaching theater history and theory, dramatic literature, and digital media performance. Research focuses on the intersections among performance and media including histories of cinema, social media, and computer technology in contemporary performance. Recent publications include Performance and Media: Taxonomies for a Changing Field (2015) and Mapping Intermediality in Performance (2010) as well as essays in Theatre Journal, Theater, Contemporary Theatre Review, and Performance Research, among others. Editor for the book series Avant-Gardes in Performance (Palgrave) and is associate editor for the Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism, the International Journal of Performance Arts and Digital Media, and Contemporary Theatre Review. Since 2016, I can be heard monthly as a co-host for the podcast, On TAP (Theatre and Performance) with Pannill Camp and Harvey Young: www.ontappod.com. I occasionally get to work as a director and dramaturge with particular interest in intermedial collaborations and a fondness for puppetry and musical theater.