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Dr Marta Niccolai
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Foster Court
University College
London
Tel: 0203 1084086
Appointment
  • UCL Teaching Fellow
  • SELCS
  • Faculty of Arts & Humanities
Research Summary

My research interests lie in political and Intercultural theatre in Italy and in Europe.
While working on my PhD, which explored intercultural literature written by migrants in Italy, I produced a play, 'And the City Spoke'. The play focused on the relationship between refugees and the city of London and other major European cities. My interests in politics and interculturalism come together in my recent book (2015) on contemporary intercultural and transcultural Italian theatre. The study focuses on  the stage as a space where the centre and the margin can be reconfigured through the way in which  European, refugees and immigrant actors use body and language in the interplay of cultural similarities and differences.

Teaching Summary

I co teach two courses for SELCS: 

'European Theatre in Translation' where I deliver all the seminars and in particular, I lecture on Greek drama, political theatre, Theatre festivals, Post dramatic theatre.

'Translation and Intercultural Communication' where I deliver lectures and seminars on Intercultural theatre, film and literature.



Academic Background
2009 PhD Doctorat – Philosophy University College London
2003 MA Master of Arts – Italian studies University College London
1999 BA Bachelor of Arts – French and Italian University College London
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