Emma is a writer of books and plays. She is also a broadcaster and academic.
Emma is Senior Lecturer in Renaissance Literature at Newcastle University, a AHRC BBC New Generation Thinker, and a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society. She is an expert in Shakespeare, Tudor/early modern literature, women's history, theatre history, and the history of the home and family. Emma researches gender, power, and performance in early modern culture.
She has previously taught at UCL (where she held a Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship), King's College London, the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, Shakespeare's Globe, and Brasenose College, Oxford.
Emma is represented by Chris Wellbelove at Aitken Alexander. For queries about speaking and presenting, please contact Emily Fish.