Active Speech: Sharing Scholarship on Teresa Deevy

Active Speech will take place online. Recorded presentations from 12th February Live events 2pm – 4.30pm GMT 19th Feb.   For more info & bookings click here. ‘Active Speech: Sharing Scholarship on Teresa Deevy’ constitutes the first conference focusing on Deevy’s work and aims to provide a forum …

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. …