• Northlands Road, Magee Campus

    BT48 7JL Londonderry

    United Kingdom

  • 13 Citations
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1992 …2019
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Personal profile

Biography

Tom Maguire is Head of the School of Arts & Humanities at Ulster University. His research engages with the relationships between performance, identity, place and power particularly in Britain and Ireland. He has published widely in the fields of Irish theatre and Scottish theatre, as well as in the areas of Theatre for Young Audiences and Storytelling Performance. He has also undertaken a number of heritage research projects, including the collection Heritage after Conflict: Northern Ireland, co-edited with Professor Elizabth Crooke in 2018.

He serves on the Peer Review College of the AHRC, on the Board of the International Theatre for Young Audiences Research Network and the Editorial Board for About Performance. He is Chair of the Board of Big Telly Theatre Company, Northern Ireland. 

He teaches on undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and supervises research students in Drama and in Museums and Cultural Heritages.

 

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Glasgow

1 Sep 19881 Jan 1992

Keywords

  • AM Museums (General). Collectors and collecting (General)
  • Heritage
  • Museum Studies
  • PR English literature
  • drama
  • theatre
  • performance
  • Theatre for Young Audiences

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Research Output 1992 2019

Performing Story on the Contemporary Stage

Maguire, T., 26 Jan 2015, Basingstoke. 206 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

performance
spectator
narration
reciprocity
theater

Performing Imaginary Healings: The post- conflict heritage of Ebrington Barracks

Maguire, T., 4 Oct 2019, Urban Heritage in Divided Cities: Contested Pasts. Ristic, M. & Frank, S. (eds.). 1st ed. London and New York, p. 223-237 15 p. (Key Issues in Cultural Heritage).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Healing
Barracks
Heritage
Historic
Urban Landscape

Heritage After Conflict: Northern Ireland

Crooke, E. (ed.) & Maguire, T. (ed.), 2 Aug 2018, 175 p. (Routledge Studies in Heritage; vol. 11)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

museum
peace
cultural geography
cultural policy
anniversary

Theatre for Young Audiences in Ireland

Maguire, T., 7 Oct 2018, The Palgrave Handbook of Contemporary Irish Theatre and Performance. Jordan, E. & Weitz, E. (eds.). 1st ed. London, p. 151-164 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Ireland
Aesthetics
Touring
Organizational Structure
Art
Open Access
File
Working Class
Economics
Onstage
Ikea
Media Representations