Purificación García Mascarell

Purificació Garcia Mascarell obtained her licenciatura with honors in Hispanic Philology from the Universitat de València in 2008. She is currently a graduate researcher assistant funded by the Universitat de València's programme Cinc Segles, and is a member of the projects CATCOM. Las comedias y sus representantes. Base de datos de las comedias mencionadas en la documentación teatral (1540-1700) and Patrimonio teatral clásico español: textos e instrumentos de investigación, coordinated by Joan Oleza within the Consolider-Ingenio 2010 programme, both of which are funded by the Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación.

She is currently working on her doctoral thesis, which analyzes the theatrical adaptations of classical plays performed by the Compañía Nacional de Teatro Clásico since its beginnings up to the present.

She has participated in several conferences on literature, both in Spain and abroad, and has presented papers on contemporary and digital literature, her other field of interest. She collaborates as a reviewer and a reporter with the newspaper Levante-EMV and the Universitat de València literary magazine Caràcters. She is co-author of the book La revolució va de bo! La modernització de la pilota valenciana published by the Universitat de València press.