Jody McAuliffe

Jody McAuliffe

Professor of the Practice of Theater Studies

External Address: 
109G Page, Professor of the Practice, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-3363

McAuliffe, J. The Mythical Bill, A Neurological Memoir. University of Iowa Press, 2013.

McAuliffe, J. My Lovely Suicides (a novel). Ravenna Press, 2008.

Lentricchia, Frank, and Jody McAuliffe. Crimes of Art and Terror. University of Chicago Press, 2003.

McAuliffe, J., editor. Plays, Movies, and Critics. Duke Press, 1993.

McAuliffe, J. “Bozo’s Circus.” Litscapes: Collected Writings 2015, edited by C. M. Alvarez, Steerage Press, 2015.

McAuliffe, J. “Gulag Follies.” Ethics & Images of Pain, Routledge, 2012.

McAuliffe, J. “Mythical Bill: An Inordinately Bright, Dreary Life.” Topograph: New Writing from the Carolinas and the Landscape Beyond, edited by Jeff Jackson, Novello Festival Press, 2010.

McAuliffe, J. “He Sings the Body Tinterotic.” Frank Lentricchia: Essays on His Fiction, edited by Thomas De Pietro, Guernica Editions, 2009.

McAuliffe, J., and Frank Lentricchia. “Groundzeroland.” Dissent from the Homeland: Essays after 9/11, Duke Press, 2003.

McAuliffe, J. “Reflections on a Director’s Process.” The New Trial, edited by P. Weiss, translated by K. Evers and J. Rollerston, Duke University Press, 2001.

McAuliffe, J. “The Church of the Desert: Reflections on The Sheltering Sky.” Plays, Movies, and Critics, Duke Press, 1993.

McAuliffe, Jody. “Ibsen in practice, relational readings of performance, cultural encounters and power.” Studies in Theatre and Performance, vol. 36, no. 1, Informa UK Limited, Jan. 2016, pp. 98–99. Crossref, doi:10.1080/14682761.2015.1132594. Full Text

McAuliffe, J. “Enda Walsh - med unik scenisk fantasi.” Norwegian Shakespeare and Theatre Magazine, 2011.

McAuliffe, J. “Maly Theatre of St. Petersburg’s production of Uncle Vanya.” Norwegian Shakespeare and Theatre Magazine, 2010.

McAuliffe, J. “The Wooster Group - La Didone.” Norsk Shakespeare Og Teater Tidsskrift, 2009.

McAuliffe, J. “Faulkners romanunivers til scenen.” Norsk Shakespeare Og Teater Tidsskrift, 2008.

McAuliffe, J. “Teater som inkvisisjon.” Norsk Shakespeare Og Teater Tidsskrift, 2008.

McAuliffe, J. “Den ultimate feminist.” Norsk Shakespeare Og Teater Tidsskrift, 2008.

McAuliffe, J. “Fire korte av Beckett.” Norsk Shakespeare Og Teater Tidsskrift, 2008.

McAuliffe, J. “Mesterlig av Caryl Churchill.” Norsk Shakespeare Og Teater Tidsskrift, 2008.

McAuliffe, J. “Boos etterkommere (Descendants of Boo).” Vagant Magazine, Norway, Sept. 2006.


McAuliffe, J. “The Neurology of Ninfa.” Italy, Italy, 1999.

McAuliffe, J. “American Dreaming: 1492.” Duke Magazine, May 1992.

My Man Ray. Director, Producer, Writer. (1988)

Goin' A Buffalo. Director. (2008)


GOIN' A BUFFALO. Center for Documentary Studies

RODINA. Director. (2008)


Scenes of Secrecy Interdisciplinary Inquiries on Suspicion, Intelligence and Security, Duke University

My Man Ray. Director, Producer, Writer. (1988)

Camouflage. Composer, Director. (1992)

Roe's Bouquet. Director. (1992)

Tapestry Room opera project. Dramaturg. (2018)

Eleanor/In Her Own Words. Consultant. (1985)


KCET/Taper Media

Dr. Ruth. Producer. (1981)


MGM Television

Tom Cottle, Up Close. Producer. (1981)


1981 - 1982. Metromedia Producers.

Now You See Me. Director. (2010)


by Neal Bell

The Beatification of Area Boy. Director. (2010)


by Wole Soyinka

Skies, Cries, Mysteries and Some Horses. Actor. (1992)


Two Evenings of Dance by Clay Taliaferro

Lizzadro. Actor. (1991)

Hans und Zuruck. Director. (1987)


by Hindemith

Giantess by Genne Murphy. Director. (2016)

The Wild Duck. Director. (2016)

We Are Pussy Riot by Barbara Hammond. Director, Dramaturg. (2016)

Drown by David Hilder. Director. (2014)


Great Plains Theatre Conference, Guest Artist, Workshop Instructor, Mainstage Reading Director, PlayLab Panelist

The Perfect Detonator. Director, Writer. (2014)

Lear. Director. (2013)


by Young Jean Lee

Let Us Now Praise Susan Sontag. Dramaturg. (2013)


by Sibyl Kempson, Duke Theater Previews New Works Lab


A Stampede of Zebras. Director. (1996)


National Science Foundation Betacam SP Video

Academic Integrity: The Bridge to Professional Ethics. Director. (1994)


National Science Foundation. Betacam SP Video

Selected Grants

Gulag Follies awarded by Josiah Charles Trent Memorial Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2008 to 2009