Assistant Professor, BA Theatre Program Director
Aaron C. Thomas is an assistant professor in the School of Theatre and director of the School’s BA program. His course on the history of theatre covers more than 2500 years of theatre and performance. Thomas’ major research area is theatrical discourse surrounding sexuality and violence, and he writes primarily about images of violent masculinity in contemporary culture. He also writes extensively in the field of musical theatre studies. His recently published book “Love Is Love Is Love” explores the conjunction between Broadway musicals, LGBTQ politics, theatre, and film.