Prof. Daniel Connelly
- MLitt and PhD, University of St Andrews
- B.A., Columbia University
Though English by birth, Daniel has spent much of his adult life being educated in Italy, India, Bangladesh, The USA and Scotland. Formerly a British diplomat, Daniel has been an academic since 1999. He has a BA from Columbia University and a MLitt and PhD from the University of St Andrews, which he attended with Prince William. Daniel is also a published poet and playwright. He has directed theatre on three continents and was until 2010 the Artistic Director of Zuloo Theatre in Shanghai, where his production of David Henry Hwang’s ‘M Butterfly’ was forced to close by the Chinese secret police. He lives in the Quartiere Coppedè with his wife and son.