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Where to find LGBTQ periodicals and newspapers

May 10, 2017

One National Gay and Lesbian Archives (University of Southern California) Website Digital Transgender Archive (College of the Holy Cross) Website Sexual Minorities Archives (Holyoke, Massachusetts) Website | Facebook page Fales …

Weekly Update (May 8, 2017)

May 9, 2017

contact with two people who will be very informative for my research project found and requested some archival material that I've really been trying hard to find talked to my …

Prezi Next - interesting for use in our classrooms!

May 2, 2017

Prezi just launched Prezi Next, a new step in their development of free presentation cloud software. There's an unlisted video on YouTube showing some of the news. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wITkGxPBtng Using …

Theatre Studies Job Market

April 13, 2017

Noe Montez, Assistant Professor and Director of Graduate Studies at Tufts University, tweeted a number of interesting observations about the job market in Theatre and Performance Studies, and I …

Promotional Video for Course on American Burlesque at NYU

March 1, 2017

https://vimeo.com/206088295 This promotional video was just published by NYU Tisch's Drama department, on the course on American Burlesque that I will teach this Summer.

Recap: The Map Where We Meet and Other Queer Stories

Feb. 23, 2017

Yesterday, I attended a beautiful event organized by CLAGS: Center for LGBTQ Studies at CUNY, which (surprisingly, to me) turned out to be quite interesting in relation to my own …

Recap: Queer Internet Studies 2.0

Feb. 21, 2017

Although I had a two-day migraine, I could not resist going to Jack Gieseking's, Jessa Lingel's, and Anne Esacove's gathering of queer internet researchers from all over! When I arrived …

Crying in Front of My Class for the First Time Ever

Nov. 9, 2016

As The Chronicle of Higher Education writes, Donald J. Trump’s surprise victory truly sends a shock through higher education. The Chronicle’s focus is more on the uncertainty of what …

Digital Humanities in Theatre and Performance Studies

Feb. 9, 2016

In November, I attended ASTR (American Society for Theatre Research), an incredibly inspiring conference in the field of theatre and performance studies. The theme of the conference this year …

Summary of the Postdramatic Theatre

Aug. 16, 2015

I thought someone might find my summary of the traits of Hans-Thies Lehmann's Postdramatische theater useful. Here we go: text is merely a component fragmentary and partial abandons itself to …