Jelena Novak

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at CESEM

New University of Lisbon

Jelena Novak works in the area of musicology, opera studies, performance studies, dramaturgy and criticism. She is postdoctoral research fellow at CESEM, New University of Lisbon with the project "Opera beyond Drama". She has been a founding Committee member of the Society for Minimalist Music and founding member of editorial collective TkH [Walking Theory]. In 2013 she won the Thurnau Award for Music-Theatre Studies from University of Bayreuth, Germany. Her latest book is Postopera: Reinventing the Voice-Body (Ashgate, Routledge, 2015). Currently with John Richardson she prepares edited volume Einstein on the Beach: Opera beyond Drama (Routledge, 2018).