Partner Michael McDowell
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, Stati Uniti
Laurence Philip Senelick (born October 12, 1942) is an American Theatre educator, director, and writer. He is the recipient of the research award National Endowment for Humanities, 1994-1996, and of the George Freedley award Theatre Library.
He was a fellow Guggenheim Foundation, 1979-1980, 87-88, Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin, 1984-1985. He is a member of the American Society Theatre Research, and on the Executive Board directors since 1992. He is a member of the International Federation Theatre Research and on the university commission since 1992.
Senelick was born on October 12, 1942, in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Theodore Senelick and Evelyn Marder.
He obtained a BA from Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, in 1964, and an AM from Harvard University in 1965. In 1972 he became a Doctor of Philosophy at Harvard University.
In 1968-1972 he wa assistant professor of English at Emerson College, Boston. From assistant to professor drama, Fletcher professor drama and oratory at Tufts University, Medford, since 1972, and Distinguished professor in 2002. Since 1991 he is honorary curator of Russian drama & theatre at the Harvard Theatre Collection, Cambridge, Massachusetts.