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Current Issue: The Future

Current Issue: The Future

Access the most recent issue of Platform: this being volume 17, issue 1, ‘The Future’.

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Caring for Limits: Organisational and Creative Practices in Sex Worker’s Opera by Imogen Flower (Guildhall School of Music and Drama)

‘This land is circumscribed’: Performing Limits in total immediate collective imminent terrestrial salvation by Milo Harries (University of Cambridge)

Durational Performance and Queer Refrain by Raegan Truax (Hurford Center for the Arts and Humanities/Haverford College)

Restaging Feminist Modernity with the ‘Shackles’ of Traditional Chengshi Aesthetics in Liyuanxi Yubei Ting (The Imperial Stele Pavilion) by Chaomei Chen (Trinity College Dublin)


Photo Essay

Performing the Limits of Home by Karen Berger (Federation University Australia)


Notes from the Field

Boundaries: Respecting Authenticating Limits in the Production of a Play on Trans Marginality by Dónall Mac Cathmhaoill (The Open University)

Platonic Visions on Shakespeare’s Wall by Maria Gaitanidi (Independent)


Performance Responses

2020 Online Pride Parade in South Korea | Dohyun Gracia Shin (The Graduate Center, City University of New York)

Body Guarding by Bautantz Here | Erin McMahon (Queen Mary, University of London)


Book Reviews

The Methuen Drama Book of Trans Plays edited by Leanna Keyes, Lindsey Mantoan, and Angela Farr Schiller | Robyn Dudić (University of Innsbruck)

A Companion to British-Jewish Theatre since the 1950s edited by Jeanette R. Malkin, Eckart Voigts, and Sarah Jane Ablett | Rou-Ni Pan (Shanghai International Studies University)


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