Lois More Overbeck is a Research Associate of The Laney Graduate School, Emory University and is Managing Editor of The Letters of Samuel BeckettThe Letters of Samuel Beckett  1929–1940 was awarded the MLA’s Morton N. Cohen Award for a Distinguished Edition of letters in 2012. She edited The Beckett Circle (1984–1989); edited with Paul Jackson, Intersecting Margins: The Theatre of Adrienne Kennedy (1992). With Breton Mitchell, she edited Word and Image: Samuel Beckett and the Visual Text (1999) which was recognised with the Leab exhibition award presented by the American Library Association (2001). She has been the recipient of numerous research grants and fellowships. She has published widely on Beckett and modern drama. Lois also served as a consultant to the Beckett Festival of Radio Plays; project director of Beckett/ Atlanta (1987); and a consultant to ‘Fathoms from Anywhere: A Samuel Beckett Centennial Exhibition’ (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, University of Texas-Austin, 2005–2006); director of The Year of Beckett — 2006, Atlanta.




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