Thierry Dubost is professor emeritus of English at the University of Caen Normandie, France. He is the author of Struggle, Defeat or Rebirth: Eugene O’Neill’s Vision of Humanity (2005), and The Plays of Thomas Kilroy (2007), as well as Eugene O’Neill and the Reinvention of Theatre Aesthetics (2019). He has co-edited eight books which mainly focus on modern or contemporary Irish and American drama. He has translated various works into French: Wole Soyinka’s Death and the King’s Horseman, and Thomas Kilroy’s The Secret Fall of Constance Wilde. He is currently working on food in contemporary American plays.