Miss Eleanor Margaret Bloomfield

BA, MA with First Class Honours (Auck.)

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Doctoral Candidate - Doctor of Philosophy

Research | Current

2016 - 2019 Doctoral thesis "York Evolving: Change and Permanence in the York Mystery Play Cycle" (working title) under the supervision of Professor Tom Bishop.

Research interests:

  • medieval drama and modern revivals, reinventions and interpretations
  • medieval liturgy and para-liturgical devotions and their relationship to, and interaction with, drama
  • representations of the Passion in medieval drama and liturgy
  • sacred spaces in medieval urban centres

Teaching | Current

2019 Semester 1 & 2: GTA in undergraduate English

Distinctions/Honours

2016 - 2019 Hauser-Raspe PhD Scholarship in Arts

2015 Marsden Research Scholarship

2014 Zertifikat Deutsch C1

2013 John Tinline Prize in English

Responsibilities

Reader, Hortulus journal, 2018 –

First Year Experience Mentor, 2013-5

Committees/Professional groups/Services

Australian and New Zealand Association for Medieval and Early Modern Studies (ANZAMEMS)

Medieval English Theatre Society (METh)

Medieval and Renaissance Drama Society (MRDS)

University of Auckland Postgraduate Students’ Association

York Mystery Plays Supporters Trust

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Bloomfield, E. M. (2016). Faith and the City: Piety, Place and the Passion in Fifteenth-Century York The University of Auckland. ResearchSpace@Auckland.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/28988

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HUMANITIES - Bldg 206
Level 6, Room 646
14A SYMONDS ST
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand

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