DR Suzanne Colleary

Jt Lecturer



Susanne Colleary is Lecturer/Theatre Practitioner and researcher in the Humanities Department at Sligo Institute of Technology (ITS) and as Adjunct Lecturer in Trinity College Dublin (TCD). Susanne was awarded her PhD from University College Dublin in 2011 in Theatre/Performance Studies.  She has just published her first book entitled Performance and Identity in Irish Stand-Up Comedy: The Comic ¿i¿ (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015), which was launched at TCD in February 2015. She has published widely on Irish theatre, stand-up comedy and televisual satire.  Susanne has been working Social Sciences at Sligo IT since 2010 and in recent years her research interests have aligned with the work of CRiSP through working with the local authority and with CYPSC  

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