|Dr Helen Freshwater|
Dr Helen Freshwater will be the speaker at the English Research Seminar on Wednesday 6th November (Priestman 313, 5pm). Helen is Reader in Theatre and Performance at Newcastle University, and her research focuses on twentieth century British theatre and contemporary performance. She is currently working on a Leverhulme funded project which explores the representation of children and childhood in contemporary British theatre. The title of her talk is 'Consuming Childhoods: Work, Pleasure and the Performing child'.