The Writers of Wales Database

SHADE, RUTH

Ruth ShadeRuth Shade is Course Leader in Drama at the University of Wolverhampton. She has written widely on contemporary theatre and Welsh identity, inlcuding pieces in Planet on Welsh drama policy, theatre in Aberdare and the history of Welsh rock music. Communication Breakdowns (University of Wales Press, 2004) tells the story of theatre in Wales against a background of rapid change, deep tensions and numerous policy reports, coinciding with the development of the Welsh Assembly and the demise of "Cool Cymru".

Selected Publications:
Communication Breakdowns (University of Wales Press, 2004)