Dr Maren Thom

lecturer; writer; acting & vocal trainer; co-host of the Performance Anxiety podcast

Dr Maren Thom has worked in film and theatre, and teaches film, speech and stage-work at university level. Her research and writing focuses on performance and representation as both social and artistic concepts. After working in academia she is now a freelance writer and leads acting workshops for teaching staff at universities.

Maren’s chapter ‘The Backlash Against Woke Aesthetics’ was published in The Conformist Rebellion in January 2022 by Rowman and Littlefield Int.

Maren is co-host of Performance Anxiety: the podcast which aims to celebrate and dissect the performances everyone’s talking about.

Follow Performance Anxiety on Twitter @perform_pod