Dr Victoria Price

  • Senior Lecturer (Theatre, Film and Television Studies)

telephone: 01413304061
email: Victoria.Price@glasgow.ac.uk

Research interests

Office hours: Wednesday 12-1pm

Research Interests

Vicky’s research interests include: prostitution and theatre in early modern England; Elizabethan and Jacobean theatre and drama; the seventeenth-century masque (and especially the female masquer); women’s performance and cultural production; Shakespearean adaptations.

Research Projects

Vicky is currently working on a monograph on Scottish Adaptations of Shakespeare.


Grants

  • 2015 Chancellors Fund: £5000 for Shakespeare 400: a programme of events to commemorate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death
  • 2015 Creative Practices Fund: £300 to facilitate a workshop on Exploring Socially Engaged Arts Practice
  • 2014 L&T Fund: £18,116 to lead a project on Work-Based Learning and a Review and Development of PGT Placement Provision
  • 2014 LTDF Fund: £13,196 for a project on Framing the Student Journey: Using LinkedIn to Increase Student Engagement with the Development of Graduate Attributes. (With Dorothy Aidulis, Dickon Copsey and Gordon Curry, Glasgow University)
  • 2011 Carnegie Trust small research grant
  • 2011 Erasmus Teaching mobility grant, University of Turku

Supervision

    Vicky would welcome applications from PhD and MPhil students wishing to undertake research in early modern theatre and drama, and Shakespearean Adaptations. Her current and recent supervision topics include: early modern anatomical performances; representations of dreams and dreaming in seventeenth-century English and Spanish drama; appropriating Shakespearean tragedy: bringing the bard's works closer to modern audiences; the gendered status of the posthuman body in performance.

    Recently completed PhD students

    • Laura Bissell, ' The female body, technology and performance: performing a feminist praxis'  (co-supervisor)
    • Eilidh Kane:  'Collaboration and Canonicity: Thomas Middleton and the Construction of an Author' (co-supervisor)
    • Emanuela Ponti, 'Performing Dreams in England and Spain, 1570-1670'  (1st supervisor)
    • Ann-Christine Simke, ‘Berlinische Dramaturgien: Dramaturgical Practices in the German Metropolis’ (co-supervisor)

    Recently completed MPhil students

    • Markee Rambo-Hood, 'The use of music in Brecht's work' (2nd supervisor)
    • Harry Wilson: 'The Role of the Director in Contemporary Collaborative and Devised Theatre' (co-supervisor)

    Current PhD students

    • Dyson-moss, Gillian Elizabeth
      Is there a contemporary feminist uncanny? An investigation into the relationship between object and performer in solo performance art.
    • Henry, Andrew Robert
      Documenting Landscape Performance: Strategies, Problems and Potential
    • Knotts, Jennifer
      Play/writing histories: Navigating the Personal, Public and Institutional stories of theatre space: An Architextural study of the Citizens Theatre.
    • Ziegler, Molly
      Staging Madness: representations of madness on the early modern English stage

Teaching

  • Reading the Stage (Level 1)
  • Theatre and Society (Level 1)
  • Classical to Modern (Level 2)
  • Shakespearean Adaptations (Honours option)
  • Shaping Futures: Theatre and Cultural Policy (Honours option)
  • Dissertations (Honours)
  • Reading and Interpreting Performance (MLitt Playwriting and Dramaturgy)
  • Research Methods (MLitt Playwriting and Dramaturgy)
  • Theatre Archive Placement (MLitt Theatre Studies)
  • Independent Research Project (MLitt Playwriting and Dramaturgy; MLitt Theatre History)
  • PGT Convenor Theatre Studies


    In 2014/15, Vicky was nominated by her students for and went onto win the award for Best Feedback at the SRC Student Teaching Awards.
    In 2010/11 Vicky was nominated by her students for an award in Prizes for Excellent Teaching (PETs), the student-led teaching excellence award scheme

Additional Information

Administration

    • Convenor of Graduate Studies for the School of Culture and Creative Arts
    • Convenor of MLitt Playwriting and Dramaturgy programme
    • Convenor of MLitt Theatre Studies programme


Previous administrative roles include:

      • Convenor of MLitt Theatre History programme (2012-2016)
      • College of Arts Graduate Attributes Champion (October 2012 – August 2015)
      • Member of Graduate Attributes Implementation Group (October 2012-August 2015)
      • Convenor of Postgraduate Research in Theatre Studies (September 2011- August 2014)
      • Head of Theatre Studies (September 2007- August 2011)
      • Advisor of Studies (September 2008-August 2011)
      • Senior Honours convenor (September 2006-August 2011)

 
External responsibilities

  • External Examiner for the BA (Hons) Drama at the University of Wolverhampton (2017-2021)
  • External Examiner for the MA Drama by Research at the University of Wolverhampton (2017-2021)
  • External Examiner for the BA (Hons) Drama and Performance at University of the Highlands and Islands (2017-2021)
  • External Examiner for the MA Arts (Drama) at De Montfort University (2014-2017)
  • External Examiner for the BA Drama Studies at De Montfort University (2013-2017)
  • Board member of A Moment's Peace Theatre Company (2013-2017)
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

 

 


Publications

List by: Type | Date

Jump to: 2016 | 2014 | 2012 | 2011 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006
Number of items: 11.

2016

Price, V. E. (2016) 'CONJURORS! CONJURORS!...Who wrote this!': Some reflections on Lanark: A life in three acts. Contemporary Theatre Review, 26(1),

2014

Price, V. (2014) A cycle of history plays for Scotland: Rona Munro's The James Plays. Edinburgh Review, 140, pp. 87-96.

Price, V. E. (2014) Something in it for the underdog: the playwriting of Joan Ure. International Journal of Scottish Theatre and Screen, 6(2), pp. 22-41.

2012

Price, V.E. (2012) "Two kingdoms...compassed with one Sea": reconstructing kingdoms and reclaiming histories in David Greig's Dunsinane. International Journal of Scottish Theatre and Screen, 5(1), pp. 19-32.

2011

Price, V.E. (2011) "Oroonoko; or, The Royal Slave": Three short essays (Gender in "Oroonoko"; Heroism in "Oroonoko"; Race in "Oroonoko"). In: McClinton-Temple, J. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Themes in Literature. Facts on File: New York, pp. 202-206. ISBN 9780816071616

2009

Price, V.E. (2009) Peter Benchley. In: Hamilton, G. and Jones, B. (eds.) Encyclopedia of American Popular Fiction. Series: Facts on file library of American literature: literary movements. Facts on File: New York, USA. ISBN 9780816071579

2008

Price, V.E. (2008) 'Shops of Incontinence': brothels and hierarchies in early modern London. Drouth, 29, pp. 64-68.

Price, V.E. (2008) From wielding the female pen to troping prostitution. Drouth, 27, pp. 70-74.

Price, V.E. (2008) 'Made to write "whore" upon': Othello and the cultural projection of whoredom. Genre, 28, pp. 69-82.

2007

Price, V.E. (2007) Troping prostitution: Jonson and 'The court pucell'. Nebula, 4(2), pp. 208-222.

2006

Price, V.E. (2006) Holland's leaguer. In: Ditmore, M.H. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Prostitution and Sex Work. Greenwood Press: Westport, USA, pp. 211-212. ISBN 9780313329685

This list was generated on Tue Nov 21 20:34:35 2017 GMT.
Number of items: 11.

Articles

Price, V. E. (2016) 'CONJURORS! CONJURORS!...Who wrote this!': Some reflections on Lanark: A life in three acts. Contemporary Theatre Review, 26(1),

Price, V. (2014) A cycle of history plays for Scotland: Rona Munro's The James Plays. Edinburgh Review, 140, pp. 87-96.

Price, V. E. (2014) Something in it for the underdog: the playwriting of Joan Ure. International Journal of Scottish Theatre and Screen, 6(2), pp. 22-41.

Price, V.E. (2012) "Two kingdoms...compassed with one Sea": reconstructing kingdoms and reclaiming histories in David Greig's Dunsinane. International Journal of Scottish Theatre and Screen, 5(1), pp. 19-32.

Price, V.E. (2008) 'Shops of Incontinence': brothels and hierarchies in early modern London. Drouth, 29, pp. 64-68.

Price, V.E. (2008) From wielding the female pen to troping prostitution. Drouth, 27, pp. 70-74.

Price, V.E. (2008) 'Made to write "whore" upon': Othello and the cultural projection of whoredom. Genre, 28, pp. 69-82.

Price, V.E. (2007) Troping prostitution: Jonson and 'The court pucell'. Nebula, 4(2), pp. 208-222.

Book Sections

Price, V.E. (2011) "Oroonoko; or, The Royal Slave": Three short essays (Gender in "Oroonoko"; Heroism in "Oroonoko"; Race in "Oroonoko"). In: McClinton-Temple, J. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Themes in Literature. Facts on File: New York, pp. 202-206. ISBN 9780816071616

Price, V.E. (2009) Peter Benchley. In: Hamilton, G. and Jones, B. (eds.) Encyclopedia of American Popular Fiction. Series: Facts on file library of American literature: literary movements. Facts on File: New York, USA. ISBN 9780816071579

Price, V.E. (2006) Holland's leaguer. In: Ditmore, M.H. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Prostitution and Sex Work. Greenwood Press: Westport, USA, pp. 211-212. ISBN 9780313329685

This list was generated on Tue Nov 21 20:34:35 2017 GMT.