Martha Herrera-Lasso

Graduate Student

  • 124 Dwinelle Annex
  • Tuesdays 1:00-3:00 PM
  • Email

Martha Herrera-Lasso is a PhD student in Performance Studies at UC Berkeley. She has an MA in Theatre from the University of British Columbia (Vancouver) and a BA in Playwriting from the National University in Mexico City (UNAM). She has worked as a writer and developer for theatre and television in Mexico and Canada, and is currently the co-director of the New Play Reading Series at UC Berkeley. She is concerned with the practical and theoretical implications of bi and tri-national theater collaborations amongst Mexico, Canada and the United States, read through the politics of linguistic, cultural and aesthetic translation.