Eileen Srebernik

Eileen Srebernik

Senior Editor
Literature, Theatre and Performance

Palgrave Macmillan

4 Crinan Street 


N1 9XW


Eileen commissions scholarly books on literature, theatre and performance across a range of formats: monographs, edited collections, Pivots, open access titles, handbooks, major reference works and textbooks. Her commissioning interests include literature of the early modern period (with a particular focus on Shakespeare), literature and affect theory, Beckett studies, Bernard Shaw studies, theatre and performance history, global theatre, dance and choreography, adaptation, performance and technology and immersive theatre. In addition, she also looks after books on teaching the more practical aspects of theatre and performance. She welcomes proposals for new books relating to the series below and these fields more broadly.

Eileen commissions titles into the following book series:

  • Adaptation in Theatre and Performance
  • The Arts in Higher Education
  • Bernard Shaw and His Contemporaries
  • New Dramaturgies
  • New World Choreographies
  • Palgrave Studies in British Musical Theatre
  • Palgrave Studies in Performance and Technology
  • Performing Landscapes
  • Palgrave Studies in Theatre and Performance History 
  • Transnational Theatre Histories
  • Palgrave Studies in Performance and Migration
  • Palgrave Studies in Cultural Censorship
  • Cognitive Studies in Literature and Performance
  • Early Modern Cultural Studies 1500-1700
  • Early Modern Literature in History
  • Global Shakespeares
  • Shakespeare in Practice
  • Modern and Contemporary Poetry and Poetics
  • New Directions in Irish and Irish American Literature
  • New Interpretations of Beckett in the 21st Century
  • Reproducing Shakespeare
  • Palgrave Shakespeare Studies
  • Palgrave Studies in Affect Theory and Literary Criticism
  • Palgrave Studies in Music and Literature
  • Palgrave Studies in Literature, Culture and Economics
  • Palgrave Studies n Global Literatures and Religions