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Dr Kara Reilly



Contemporary Approaches to Adaptation in Theatre, London, Palgrave, 2017.

Automata and Mimesis on the Stage of Theatre History, Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.

Theatre, Performance and Analogue Technology, Basingstoke, Palgrave Macmillan


Two Venuses: Historicizing the anatomical female body, Performance Research, vol. 19, no. 4, 2014, 111-121

Two Venuses: Historicising the Female Body, Performance Research: A Journal of the Performing Arts, vol. 19, Taylor and Francis, 2014, 111-121

Cixous's concept of the second innocence and frôlement, Feminismo/s, no. 7, 2006, 133-144

George Pierce Baker, A Century of Teaching Playwriting, Contemporary Theatre Review


Fanny Hill Onstage: TheatreState and April De Angelis's Feminist Adaptations, in Contemporary Approaches to Adaptation in Theatre, London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017, 175-190

Mishima's Balcony Performance: Hypermasculinity, Masochism, and Reactionary Vanguardism, in Jannarone K (eds) Vanguard Performance Beyond Left and Right, Ann Arbor: University of Michigan, 2015

Staging Pain, 1580-1800, in Allard JR, Mathew R Martin JRA (eds) Staging Pain, 1580-1800, Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2009, 138-150


Troilus and cressida by william shakespeare (review), Theatre Journal, vol. 65, no. 2, 2013, 277-279