Dr. Ruthie Abeliovich is a post-doctoral fellow at the Martin Buber Society of Fellows in the Social Sciences and Humanities at the Hebrew University. She completed her PhD at Tel-Aviv University in 2012. Her dissertation studied the rhetoric of ventriloquism in contemporary women’s vocal performance art. Abeliovich has published articles in Performance Research, TDR, Theatre Journal; and she co-edited the anthology A Stage of Their Own: 7 Plays by American Feminists in Hebrew Translation, Tel Aviv University: Assaph Books, 2015 (Hebrew). Within the framework of the Theatre Studies department, she teaches courses on performance art, avant-garde theatre, and feminist drama and performance.