Laurens De Vos


Laurens De Vos is assistant professor in Theatre Studies at the University of Amsterdam. He obtained his PhD in 2006 from the University of Ghent. His research domains include theatre and psychoanalysis, the gaze and visuality, Artaud, contemporary English drama and contemporary theatre makers.

He is the author of Cruelty and Desire in the Modern Theater. Antonin Artaud, Sarah Kane, and Samuel Beckett (Dickinson Fairleigh UP, 2011) and Shakespeare (Lannoo, 2016) and the editor of Sarah Kane in Context (Manchester UP, 2010).
He is a board member of the theatre journal Documenta.

University of Amsterdam
Theatre Studies
Nieuwe Doelenstraat 16
1012 CP Amsterdam
The Netherlands