Several weeks ago, I attended a vigil in memory of Leelah Alcorn, a young trans woman who committed suicide in Ohio at the end of December 2014. 3,211 more words
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Originally published at: http://www.thepublicreviews.com/eat-pray-laugh-barry-humphries-farewell-tour-kings-theatre-glasgow/
Bawdy, bold, loud, lecherous, lewd, the adjectives are running out to describe Barry Humphries’ farewell tour. Humphries is definitely one of a kind and it will be rare to see his like again, so it is with a mixture of joy and sadness that the audience gathers to bid farewell to a performer who has been part of the British comedy scene for nearly 60 years. 503 more words
Theorising Gender, Week 9
Stone, Sandy (1991). ‘The Empire Strikes Back: a Post-Transsexual Manifesto’. From Epstein, Julia, Body Guards: the Politics of Gender Ambiguity.
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Fart gags, politically incorrect jokes, on-stage cookery, audience participation a dame and a proscenium arch to boot. How wonderfully Whingerish. What’s not to like?
Well, the production values for starters. 613 more words