Marc Robinson is Professor of Theater Studies and English at Yale University and Professor Adjunct of Dramaturgy and Dramatic Criticism at the Yale School of Drama. He is also Chair of the Theater Studies program.
His books include The American Play: 1787–2000 and The Other American Drama. In addition, he is the editor of three books: The Theater of Maria Irene Fornes; Altogether Elsewhere: Writers on Exile; and The Myopia and Other Plays by David Greenspan. For The American Play, he was awarded the George Jean Nathan Award and the George Freedley Special Jury Prize. His essays and reviews have appeared in such periodicals as The Drama Review, Theater, Performing Arts Journal, Modern Drama, The Yale Review, The New Republic, and The Village Voice. He holds a D.F.A. (1992) in Dramaturgy and Dramatic Criticism from the Yale School of Drama.