My research focuses on culture, queer theory and contemporary performance. My forthcoming publications include:

  • ‘After Documentary Theatre: Exceptionality in National Theatre Wales’ The Radicalisation of Bradley Manning‘, in Queer Dramaturgies: International Perspectives on Where Performance Leads Queer, eds. Alysson Campbell and Stephen Farrier, Palgrave 2015.
  • ‘What Money Can’t Buy: The Economies of Adrian Howells’, in It’s All Allowed: The Performance Works of Adrian Howells, eds. Dee Heddon and Dominic Johnson, London: Intellect Live, 2016.
  • ‘King of the ring, and Queen of it too’: The Exotic Masculinity of Adrian Street’, in Performance and Pro Wrestling, eds. Broderick Chow, Eero Laine and Claire Warden, London and New York: Routledge, 2016.
  • ‘Performing Hybrid Wales’ in Queer Wales, ed. Huw Osborne, Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2016.

My recent publications include:

My most recent conference presentations and public events include:

    • Screening of Ghost In The Shell and panel discussion on queer cyborgs, staged as part of Scottish Queer International Film Festival / EXPLORATHON, Glasgow, September 2015.
    • ‘Laughing in the wrong places: complicity in feminist and queer performance’, presented at TaPRA, University of Worcester, September 2015.
    • ‘Ron Athey in conversation’, staged as part of Glasgay 2014. Gilmorehill Centre, Glasgow. November 2014.
    • ‘The problem with (queer) martyrs’, presented in absentia at TaPRA, Royal Holloway University London, September 2014.
    • ‘Temporal attachments: queer time and the (re)staging of monogamy’, presented at Queer Futures group, FIRT/IFTR, Warwick, July 2014.
    • ‘What’s Next for Queer Performance?’ Panel discussion presented as part of Glasgay! 2013 with Martin O’Connor, Stef Smith and John Binnie. Gilmorehill Centre, Glasgow. October 2013.
    • ‘Performing chronic time’, presented at TaPRA, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, September 2013.
    • ‘Affects of optimism’, presented at Queer Futures group, FIRT/IFTR, Barcelona, July 2013.
    • ‘Apprehending queerness: representation after visibility’, presented at TaPRA, University of Kent, Canterbury, September 2012.
    • ‘Authentically Queer’, PSi#18, University of Leeds, June 2012.
    • ‘Queer/Welsh and Welsh/Queer: performing hybrid identity’, presented at Performing Wales: Theatre, Art, Identities (annual conference of AWWE), Newtown, Powys, April 2012.
    • ‘I see no mountain: autobiography and identity in the Welsh landscape’, presented at TAPRA, Cardiff, September 2010.
    • ‘Queer constituencies: theorising (un)marked identities in applied performance practice’, presented at Theatre Applications, Central School of Speech and Drama, London, April 2010.
    • ‘Mutant stages: memes and the reproduction of performance’, presented at Making and Thinking: Performance and Philosophy as Participation, Centre for Theatre, Performance and Philosophy, University of Aberystwyth, January 2009.