Gelsey Bell received her PhD in Performance Studies from New York University in January 2015. Her research focuses on the voice, song, twentieth-century music and performance, contemporary philosophy, technology, the quotidian, speech pathology, and social justice.

She teaches performance and composition at the College of Performing Arts at the New School in New York City. She is an Associate Editor for The Journal of Interdisciplinary Voice Studies, published by Intellect. She was the Critical Acts Co-Editor for TDR/The Drama Review: the Journal of Performance Studies, published by MIT Press, for over a decade.

Review of FLUXCONCERT 20080925-27
Women & Performance, 2009 • 19, 3: 2009  
Lindsay, Arto
Grove Dictionary of American Music • 2nd ed., Oxford University Press, 2013  
Zeena Parkins and the Play of Translation and Response.
Movement Research Performance Journal, 2013 • #43: 2013