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Head of the MAT Program / Associate Professor, Theatre
Department of Theatre and Dance,
University of South Carolina
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Theatre Education. Associate Professor. MFA, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2007.
Ed.D., University of South Carolina, 2014
Dr. Peter Duffy heads the Master of Arts in Teaching program in theatre education at the University of South Carolina where he prepares future teachers to become drama educators. He teaches courses on drama-based pedagogies and arts integration. He is a director and is a former public school teacher, education director, and a New York City teaching artist. His research interests include devising new works in community settings, cognition and the arts, culturally responsive pedagogies and performed research. He serves as the Director of Research for the International Drama/Theatre Education Association (IDEA) and is a member of AATE. Peter’s work in arts education is nationally and internationally recognized. He is 2013’s proud recipient of AATE’s Win Wright Special Recognition award. His latest book, A Reflective Practitioner’s Guide to (mis)Adventures in Drama Education – or – What Was I Thinking, will be available in June 2015 from Intellect Publishing.