R. Darren Gobert

R. Darren Gobert

William and Sue Gross Professor

External Address: 
03A Page, Box 90680, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 660-6497
Links: 

Gobert, R. Darren. The Theatre of Caryl Churchill. Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014.

Gobert, R. Darren. The Mind-Body Stage Passion and Interaction in the Cartesian Theater. Stanford University Press, 2013.

Gobert, R. Darren. “Review of Acting, Spectating and the Unconscious by Maria Turri.” Theatre Research International, vol. 43, no. 2, Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2018, pp. 228–29. Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren. “Review of The First Frame: Theatre Space in Enlightenment France by Pannill Camp.” Theatre Journal, vol. 67, no. 4, Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015, pp. 761–62. Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren. “Review of The Persistence of Allegory: Drama and Neoclassicism from Shakespeare to Wagner by Jane K. Brown.” Modern Philology, vol. 107, no. 3, University of Chicago Press, 2010, pp. E45–48. Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren. “The Immaterial Matters.” The Public Intellectual and the Culture of Hope, edited by Jason Haslam and Joel Faflak, University of Toronto Press, 2013, pp. 250–67. Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren. “Arcadia and the Ghosts of Past Performance.” Lectures de Tom Stoppard: Arcadia, edited by Liliane Campos and Julie Vatain, Presses universitaires de Rennes, 2011, pp. 147–59. Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren. “Dramatic Catharsis, Freudian Hysteria, and the "Private Theatre" of Anna O.” Emotions: A Cultural Studies Reader, edited by Deidre Pribram and Jennifer Harding, Routledge, 2009, pp. 321–35.

Gobert, R. Darren. “On Performance and Selfhood in Caryl Churchill.” The Cambridge Companion to Caryl Churchill, edited by Elaine Aston and Elin Diamond, Cambridge UP, 2009, pp. 105–24. Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren. “Historicizing Emotion: The Case of Freudian "Hysteria" and Aristotelian "Purgation".” Emotion, Place and Culture, edited by Mick Smith et al., Routledge, 2009, pp. 57–76.

Gobert, R. Darren. “Mount Olympus: To Glorify the Cult of Tragedy by Jan Fabre.” Theatre Journal, vol. 71, no. 3, Project Muse, 2019, pp. 369–73. Crossref, doi:10.1353/tj.2019.0088. Full Text Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren, et al. “Drama Drama: The State of Drama Studies in the Profession.” The Harold Pinter Review, vol. 2, no. 1, 2018, pp. 1–15. Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren. “Editor's Note.” Modern Drama, vol. 60, no. 4, University of Toronto Press, 2017, pp. iii–vi. Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren. “Editor's Note.” Modern Drama, vol. 60, no. 3, University of Toronto Press, 2017, pp. iii–v. Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren. “The Field of Modern Drama, or Arcadia.” Modern Drama, vol. 58, no. 3, University of Toronto Press Inc. (UTPress), Sept. 2015, pp. 285–301. Manual, doi:10.3138/md.0761. Full Text Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren. “Behaviorism, Catharsis, and the History of Emotion.” Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism, vol. 26, no. 2, Project Muse, 2012, pp. 109–25. Crossref, doi:10.1353/dtc.2012.0004. Full Text Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren. “CARTESIAN SUBJECTIVITY ON THE NEOCLASSICAL STAGE; OR, MOLIÈRE ACTS CORNEILLE FOR LOUIS XIV.” Theatre Survey, vol. 49, no. 1, Cambridge University Press (CUP), May 2008, pp. 65–89. Crossref, doi:10.1017/s0040557408000045. Full Text Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren. “Finding a Physical Language: Directing for the Nineties Generation.” New Theatre Quarterly, vol. 24, no. 2, Cambridge University Press (CUP), May 2008, pp. 141–57. Crossref, doi:10.1017/s0266464x08000122. Full Text Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren. “Cognitive Catharsis in The Caucasian Chalk Circle.” Modern Drama, vol. 49, no. 1, University of Toronto Press Inc. (UTPress), Mar. 2006, pp. 12–40. Manual, doi:10.3138/md.49.1.12. Full Text Open Access Copy

Gobert, R. Darren. “The Antitheatrical Paradox in Michel Marc Bouchard’s Les Feluettes, ou La Répétition d’un drame romantique.” Canadian Literature ==, vol. 188, University of British Columbia Law Review Society, 2006, pp. 47–61. Open Access Copy

Epstein, Josh, et al. “Modern Drama.” Modern Drama, edited by R Darren Gobert, vol. 62, no. 3, University of Toronto Press, Sept. 2019, pp. 249–381.

Enelow, Shonni, et al. “Modern Drama.” Modern Drama, edited by R Darren Gobert, vol. 62, no. 2, University of Toronto Press, May 2019, pp. 129–248.

Preston, Carrie J., et al. “Modern Drama.” Modern Drama, edited by R Darren Gobert, vol. 62, no. 1, University of Toronto Press, Mar. 2019, pp. 1–127.

Mansbridge, Joanna, et al. “Modern Drama.” Modern Drama, edited by R Darren Gobert, vol. 61, no. 4, University of Toronto Press, Dec. 2018, pp. 479–607.

Aston, Elaine, et al. “Modern Drama.” Modern Drama, edited by R Darren Gobert, vol. 61, no. 2, University of Toronto Press, June 2018, pp. 127–256.

Goldfarb Styrt, Philip, et al. “Modern Drama.” Modern Drama, edited by R Darren Gobert, vol. 61, no. 1, University of Toronto Press, Mar. 2018, pp. 1–125.

Claycomb, Ryan, et al. “Modern Drama.” Modern Drama, edited by R Darren Gobert, vol. 60, no. 4, University of Toronto Press, Dec. 2017, pp. 407–575.

Balkin, Sarah, et al. “Modern Drama.” Modern Drama, edited by R Darren Gobert, vol. 60, no. 3, University of Toronto Press, Sept. 2017, pp. 251–406.

Emre, Merve, et al. “Modern Drama.” Modern Drama, edited by R Darren Gobert, vol. 60, no. 2, University of Toronto Press, June 2017, pp. 133–250.

Harries, Martin, et al. “Modern Drama.” Modern Drama, edited by R Darren Gobert, vol. 60, no. 1, Mar. 2017, pp. 1–132.

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Fellowships, Supported Research, & Other Grants

Insight Grant awarded by Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (2017 to 2020)

Harry Ransom Center Fellowship awarded by University of Texas at Austin (2016)