Jessica Del Vecchio is a doctoral candidate in the Theatre Department at the Graduate Center at the City University of New York, where she is working on a dissertation that analyzes the recent resurgence of explicitly queer and feminist performance in New York City’s experimental theatre scene. She received her MA from the Performance as a Public Practice Program at the University of Texas at Austin. She has published in TDR and Theatre Journal, and she wrote the instructor’s manual for the 2012 edition of Mira Felner’s textbook THINK: Theatre. She teaches in the Theatre Department at Hunter College.