Dr Marco Galea

Dr Marco Galea

Dr Marco Galea

 B.A., B.A.(Hons), M.A., Ph.D.(Birm.)

Senior Lecturer

Room 21
Portacabins in Car Park 6 Block A
University of Malta
Msida
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Marco Galea studied at the University of Malta and the Department of Drama and Theatre Arts of the University of Birmingham where he was awarded a PhD in 2004. He has published on Maltese theatre history, Maltese literature, postcolonial theatre and postcolonial theory. Between 2005-2007 he was President of L-Akkademja tal-Malti (The Maltese Writers' Union) during which time the Maltese organization was accepted into the European Writers' Council.

He was employed by the Mediterranean Institute in 2010 to teach Theatre Studies. He also collaborates with the Department of Maltese to in the teaching of narratology and postcolonial theory.

His play celebrating the life and works of Francis Ebejer, Għażiż Francis, was performed successfully in 2007 and during the Malta International Arts Festival in 2008.
  • Postcolonial theatre
  • Maltese theatre and drama
  • Postcolonial theory
  • Playwriting
  • Storytelling and theatre

GALEA, M., 2016. Does the Empire Always Talk Back? In: S. BORG-BARTHET and I. CALLUS, eds, Crosscurrents in Postcolonial Memory and Literature: A Festschrift for Daniel Massa. Malta: Malta University Press, pp. 161.

GALEA, M., 2016. The Pantomime Other: Building Fences in Pantomime Performance in Malta. Otherness: Essays and Studies, 5(1), pp. 114.

GALEA, M., 2015. Doreen Micallef: Tifla Tisfida Riefnu. In: V. FENECH, ed, Doreen Micallef: Il-Konferenza. Malta: Klabb Kotba Maltin, .

GALEA, M. and GALEA, S., 2014. Francis Ebejer’s Struggle with Education: Teachers and their Students in Postcolonial Literature. Mediterranean Journal of Educational Studies, (34), pp. 29.

GALEA, M., 2013. L-Intervent ta’ Dimech fid-Dinja tat-Teatru. In: M. MONTEBELLO, ed, Manwel Dimech: Ilbieraħ, Illum, għada. Malta: SKS, pp. 147.

GALEA, M., 2012. Bejn l-Imħajjem u l-Ħamallu: ftit osservazzjonijiet dwar il-pantomima f’Malta. In: M. AZZOPARDI, ed, M’hemmx Bżonn Siparju. Malta Drama Centre, pp. 97.

EBEJER, F. and GALEA, M., 2011. Il-harsa ta' Ruzann : storja. annotata edn. Sta. Venera: Klabb Kotba Maltin.

GALEA, M., 2011. Fil-bidu kien il-Verb... u l-Verb kien Malti: Il-Ġenesi tal-Letteratura bil-Malti u l-Identità Nazzjonali. In: M. GALEA, ed, Ta’ Barra Minn Hawn: Ir-Razza u r-Radika fil-Letteratura Maltija. Malta: Klabb Kotba Maltin, .

GALEA, M., ed, 2011. Ta' barra minn hawn : ir-razza u r-radika fil-letteratura Maltija. Malta: Akkademja tal-Malti.

GALEA, M. and GATT, A., 2011. Malta. http://www.transcript-review.org/en/issue/transcript-38-malta edn. Literature Across Frontiers.

BRIAN CROW, M.G., 2003. The Maltese Janus: Francis Ebejer and his drama. World Literature Today, 77(1), pp. 24.

  • PFA5002 - Researching Performance
  • THS1206 - Studies in Theatre and Performance Practices
  • THS2109 - Theatre and Performance in Malta
  • THS3095 - Synoptic Study-Unit 1: Theatre Studies
  • THS3096 - Synoptic Study-Unit 2: Theatre Studies
  • THS3109 - World and Intercultural Performance
  • THS3110 - Shakespeare in Performance
  • THS5053 - Specialised Studies in Theatre and Performance
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