Esmaeil Najar Daronkolae

Non-Tenure-Track Faculty

Esmaeil holds a PhD in theatre from The Ohio State University. He has a wide range of interests from the revisionist style of history writing, British theatre and women's drama to producing and directing documentaries and experimental performances. Esmaeil's scholarly work has been published in New Theatre Quarterly, New England Theatre Journal, Texas Theatre Journal, K@ta, and International Journal of Persian Literature and is forthcoming in Contemporary Theatre Review. Esmaeil has presented in multiple conferences and symposiums in France, England, India, Iran, and America on topics of women's theatre in Britain, Persian theatre, gender studies, and classical drama.


Areas of Expertise
  • British theatre
  • Women's drama
  • Directing/Devising
  • PhD The Ohio State University
  • MA Kharazmi University of Tehran
  • BA Allameh Tabataba’i University of Tehran
Esmaeil Najar Daronkolae
(614) 292-3222
Drake Perf & Event Ctr
1849 Cannon Dr
Columbus, OH 43210