ISTR Conference 2021 – Call for Papers

Hard Graft: Performance, Labour and Value Queen’s University Belfast May 28th and 29th, 2021  The annual conference of the Irish Society for Theatre Research invites papers and performance presentations that consider the intersection of performance, labour and value. How is labour valued in theatre and performance scholarship and practice? …

Justice in the Plays and Films of Martin McDonagh by Eamonn Jordan

    This book interrogates the various manifestations of rival systems of justice in the plays and films of Martin McDonagh, in analysis informed by the critical writings of Michael J. Sandel, Steven Pinker, Julia Kristeva, and in particular Amartya Sen on violence, justice, equality and the law. …