Alexandra Poulain

Alexandra Poulain

Alexandra Poulain is Professor of Postcolonial theatre at the University of Paris 3 - Sorbonne nouvelle. Her publications on Yeats include “Yeats’s Passion Plays” (Yeats’s Mask, eds. Margaret Mills Harper and Warwick Gould. Yeats Annual 19, 2013, 49-63), “‘Westward ho!’ The Only Jealousy of Emer, from Noh to tragedy” (Writing Modern Ireland, ed. Catherine Paul, Clemson UP and Liverpool UP, 2015), “‘Grant me an old man’s frenzy’ : Age and Rage on the Stage” (International Yeats Studies, 1.1, 2016), “Living with ghosts: Reinventing the Easter Rising in The Dreaming of the Bones and Calvary” (Yeats Journal of Korea, forthcoming) and “Framing the Rising: W. B. Yeats’s Calvary and Lady Gregory’s The Story Brought by Brigit”, in Irish Drama, Modernity and the Passion Play (Palgrave, 2016). She has also edited a special issue on Yeats of Etudes anglaises (Vol. 68.4, Oct-Dec 2015).