Eileen Srebernik

Eileen Srebernik

Literature, Theatre and Performance

Palgrave Macmillan

4 Crinan Street 


N1 9XW


Eileen commissions scholarly books on literature, theatre and performance across a range of formats: monographs, edited collections, Pivots, open access titles, handbooks, major reference works and textbooks. Her commissioning interests include literature of the early modern period (with a particular focus on Shakespeare), literature and affect theory, Beckett studies, Bernard Shaw studies, theatre and performance history, global theatre, dance and choreography, adaptation, performance and technology and immersive theatre. In addition, she also looks after books on teaching the more practical aspects of theatre and performance. She welcomes proposals for new books relating to the series below and these fields more broadly.

Eileen commissions titles into the following book series:

  • Cognitive Studies in Literature and Performance
  • Early Modern Cultural Studies 1500-1700
  • Early Modern Literature in History
  • Global Shakespeares
  • New Interpretations of Beckett in the 21st Century
  • Palgrave Shakespeare Studies
  • Palgrave Studies in Affect Theory and Literary Criticism
  • Reproducing Shakespeare
  • Adaptation in Theatre and Performance
  • The Arts in Higher Education
  • Bernard Shaw and His Contemporaries
  • Contemporary Performance InterActions
  • New Dramaturgies
  • New World Choreographies
  • Palgrave Studies in British Musical Theatre
  • Palgrave Studies in Performance and Technology
  • Palgrave Studies in Play, Performance, Learning and Development
  • Performing Landscapes
  • Transnational Theatre Histories
  • Shakespeare in Practice