Alison Walls | Macaulay Honors College

Alison Walls
Instructional Technology Fellow

City College

Alisonis a Ph.D. candidate in Theatre and Performance Studies at The Graduate Center, CUNY, New York. An actor and director from New Zealand, she holds an MA in French from Victoria University of Wellington and an MFA from Sarah Lawrence College. Her publications include a monograph on 19th century French literature with Peter Lang, articles in The New Zealand Journal of French Studies, Language and Literature, Studies in Musical Theatre, and The Tennessee Williams Annual Review, and a chapter in The Routledge Companion to African American Theatre and Performances. Her dissertation examines the “surrogate mother” character in U.S. popular theatre and film 1939-1963.