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Julie Thompson

Burman University
Higher Ed. Faculty
Julie Thompson is an Instructor of English at Burman University (Alberta, Canada), where she teaches first-year composition, British, Canadian, and American literature, and theatre. She holds an M.A. degree in women and gender studies from Saint Mary’s University (Nova Scotia, Canada), a B.Mus. degree in voice from Burman University (Alberta, Canada), a B.Ed degree in elementary education from Crandall University (New Brunswick, Canada) and a B.A. degree in English from Crandall University (New Brunswick, Canada). Her research interests currently focus on analyzing stage performance and gender through the lens of psychoanalytic, feminist, and postcolonial theories. She recently presented a paper on deconstructing the Lacanian gaze through operatic performance.