Chair, Theatre Arts and Performance Studies
Patricia Ybarra is associate professor and chair of the Department of Theatre Arts and Performance Studies at Brown University. She is the author of Performing Conquest: Five Centuries of Theatre, History and Identity in Tlaxcala, Mexico (Michigan, 2009) and co-editor with Lara Nielsen of Neoliberalism and Global Theatres: Performance Permutations (Palgrave Macmillan, 2012; paperback 2015.) Her next book, Latina/o Theatre in Times of Neoliberalism, is under contract with Northwestern University Press. Ybarra is president of the Association for Theatre in Higher Education. She is the former managing director of Richard Foreman’s Ontological Hysteric Theatre. For additional information, visit here.