Lindsay Brandon Hunter
Interim Executive Director, Humanities Institute (2022-23)
Associate Professor of Theatre
Lindsay Brandon Hunter holds an MA in Performance Studies from NYU and a PhD in Theater and Performance Studies from UCLA, where she was awarded a 2012 teaching fellowship from the Colloquium of University Teaching Fellows and the 2011 Aaron Curtis Taylor Memorial Scholarship. Her current research project focuses on performances of authenticity and realness in intermedial theater, reality television, and immersive and pervasive gaming. Her published work includes a chapter on alternate reality gaming in the forthcoming Framing Immersive Theatre and Performance (Palgrave) and essays and reviews in Text & Presentation and Theatre Survey. She is also a past editor of UCLA’s Extensions: The Online Journal of Embodiment and Technology.