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Maura Jortner

Dr. Maura Jortner

Lecturer

Interests

19th Century American Drama

19th Century English Drama

Contact

Carroll Science, room 411

(254) 710-6880

Maura_Jortner@baylor.edu

Education

Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh

M.A. Xavier University

Bio

Maura Jortner's research interests include 19th Century American and English drama. She has published multiple articles in Nineteenth Century Theatre and Film and The Journal of American Drama and Theatre. Her most recent publication, Throwing insults across the ocean: Charles Mathews and the staging of 'The American' in 1824, will appear in Studies in Theatre History and Culture (Iowa University Press, 2008).