Gabriella Reuss

Visit Dates: 2015-16

Pázmány Péter Catholic University
Piliscaba/Budapest, Hungary

Research Interests
  • Early Modern English Literature
  • Shakespeare
  • Performance

Dr. Gabriella Reuss is a Senior Lecturer at the Institute of English and American Studies at Pázmány Péter Catholic University in Budapest, Hungary. A specialist in early modern English literature, Dr. Reuss has lately been comparing the performance traditions of King Lear in England, Ireland, and Hungary during the nineteenth century. She spent a lot of time in Hesburgh Library reading the latest monographs on Shakespearean performance, examining the Irish Theatre Collection, and eighteenth-century “acting copies” of early modern plays. 

Visiting Scholar during the 2015-2016 academic year.