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Dr. Sarah Youssef

Research Assistant
Assistant Editor gender forum

Department of English I
University of Cologne
Albertus-Magnus-Platz
50923 Cologne
Germany

Office: Philosophikum, Room 1.115

Tel: +49 (0) 221 / 470 - 3030

E-Mail: youssefs@uni-koeln.de

Key Research Areas

  • Performance Theory
  • Experimentag Theatre
  • Fin de Siècle
  • Adaptation Theory
  • Shakespeare
  • Immersive Theatre and Performance Art
  • Gender Studies
  • Arabic Theatre on the European Stage

Selected Publications

  • Youssef, Sarah. Prison Theatre – Performing Life, Doing Time, Intellect Publishing (forthcoming).
  • ---. “Arab Dramaturgies on the European Stage: Liwaa Yazji’s  Goats (Royal Court Theatre, 2017) and Mohammad Al Attar’s The Factory (PACT Zollverein, 2018),” Arab Stages, vol. 10, 2019. Web.
  • ---. “The Missing Language of Freedom: Code-switching in Yaël Farber’s Mies Julie (2012),” South African Theatre Journal, 2019. Web.