Hari Marini

Associate Professor of Performance & Intermediality

Hari Marini is a performance maker, educator, researcher, independent writer, and founding member & Artistic Director of PartSuspended group. Her practice and research focus on social and material contexts and conditions of performance and their social and political effects. She has published her work in Contemporary Theatre ReviewJournal of Greek Media and Culture and Performance Research.  Her creative writing and video-work have been published in journals and poetry collections such as Tears in the Fence, Interim: A Journal of Poetry & Poeticsperformingborders. Her bilingual book (Greek-English) entitled 28 Διαδρομές της/28 Paths of Her was published by AΚΑΚΙΑ Publications (Sept. 2019). Since 2021, Hari is Associate Professor of Performance and Intermediality within the Department of Audio and Visual Arts at Ionian UniversityShe is a member of Theatre Architecture Group, International Federation for Theatre Research. Hari has previously worked as Associate Lecturer at Queen Mary University of London and has been a guest lecturer and reviewer in a variety of institutions, such as University of Essex, Drexel University, Pratt School, Theatre of Changes (Greece) and the Drama School of the Municipal Regional Theatre of Patras. Hari holds a PhD in Performance from Queen Mary, University of London. She graduated from the Central School of Speech and Drama in 2005 with an MA in Advanced Theatre Practice (Performing). She also has a diploma in Acting (Arhi Drama School, Greece 2002) and in Civil Engineering (School of Engineering, University of Patras, Greece 1999).