James Thompson...

James Thompson

James Thompson is Professor of Applied and Social Theatre at the University of Manchester, UK, Director of In Place of War, and a Director of the Centre for Applied Theatre Research. He is author of Drama Workshops for Anger Management and Offending Behaviour (1999), Applied Theatre: Bewilderment and Beyond (2003), Digging Up Stories (2005), Performance Affects (2009) and with Jenny Hughes and Michael Balfour, Performance In Place of War (2009). His new book Humanitarian Performance will be out in 2013. He has worked on theatre and performance projects in Brazil, Burkina Faso, DR Congo, Rwanda, Sri Lanka and the UK.