Consciousness, Literature and the Arts
Peter Zazzali is Assistant Professor of Theatre at the University of Kansas (USA). His areas of scholarship include actor training, theories of acting and directing, and the sociology of theatre. He has published work in numerous journals and is currently working on a book project that critically examines actor training in US higher education. Zazzali is also a professional actor and director whose work has been seen on stages throughout the world. He holds a Ph.D. from the CUNY Graduate Center and an MFA from the University of Delaware. He is co-convenor of the working group Performance and Consciousness within the International Federation for Theatre Research (IFTR).