Office: 3771 - Coleman Hall
Fall 2017 Office Hours: TR 8:00-9:15 and 12:30-1:45 / By Appointment
Christopher Wixson teaches advanced courses in Early Modern drama and Modernism as well as general education courses in writing and literature. He has staged plays by Edward Albee, Samuel Beckett, Anton Chekhov, Christopher Durang, Sarah Kane, Harold Pinter, William Shakespeare, and John Webster. His writing has appeared (in most cases, more than once) in Modern Drama, Studies in English Literature, the Journal of Modern Literature, Comparative Drama, ELT, Notes on Contemporary Literature, Pamphlet, The Harold Pinter Review, SHAW, American Drama, and The Columbia Encyclopedia of Modern Drama. Currently, his research focuses on Bernard Shaw, and, in 2017, he became General Editor of SHAW: The Journal of Bernard Shaw Studies. An affiliate faculty member of the department of Theatre Arts, Dr. Wixson was the dramaturg for recent productions of Gidion's Knot, Romeo + Juliet, Dogfight, and Seminar and will again be serving this season for next to normal and Dancing at Lughnasa. He was the recipient of the 2012 Distinguished Honors Faculty Award and in 2014 co-taught the study abroad course at Harlaxton College.