Aleks Sierz is Visiting Professor at Rose Bruford College, and teaches at the London branch of Boston University. He is author of In-Yer-Face Theatre: British Drama Today (Faber, 2001), The Theatre of Martin Crimp (Methuen Drama, 2006), John Osborne's Look Back in Anger (Continuum, 2008) and Rewriting the Nation: British Theatre Today (Methuen Drama, 2011). He is editor of The Methuen Drama Book of 21st Century British Plays (2010) and The Methuen Drama Guide to Contemporary British Playwrights (2011). He is a member of the UK Critics' Circle and a Fellow of the Royal Society for the Arts. He also works as a journalist, broadcaster, lecturer and theatre critic (for Tribune, The Stage and The Arts Desk).