Eylem Ejder

A PhD candidate in the Department of Theatre at Ankara University, Turkey. She is a theatre critic and researcher based in Istanbul, co-editor of the theatre magazine Oyun (Play) and co-founder of Feminist Çaba (Feminist Endeavor), a collaborative criticism and writing group between four women critics. She studied as a guest researcher at the Center for Ibsen Studies at Oslo University in 2017. She participated in Mellon School of Theatre and Performance Research at Harvard University, 2018 session “Public Humanities”. Her essays appeared in European Stages, Critical Stages, Platform, Arab Stages, Monograph, Artism Online, and in Turkish theatre journals and magazines. Her PhD studies are being supported by The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) within the National PhD Fellowship Programme.