Dissertation Directors

Lynette Hunter

Lynette Hunter is Professor of the History of Rhetoric and Performance, and Chair of the department of Theatre & Dance at UC Davis. She has written and edited over 20 books and many essays in a range of disciplines from the history of rhetoric and literature, to philosophy and feminist theory, to post/neo-colonial studies (especially in Canada), to the history of science and computing, to women’s history and gender studies (from the early modern period), to performance studies. She has scripted, devised, produced and toured, several theory performance installations in Europe and North America and explores alternative ways of disseminating modes of knowing within aesthetics and scholarship.