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Working title: Reclaiming cabaret. A queer haunted autoethnography of real, researched and imagined stories of cabaret past and present. 

I use autoethnography, hauntology, and queer method, to recount my life in a small touring cabaret dance company in Italy, exposing the gap in recent dance history pertaining to British dancers working the cabaret nightclubs of Europe in the 1970s and 1980s. I also story people and places from the origins of the modern cabaret in fin-de-siècle Paris, bringing the past and present together in a magically real space, where real, researched and imagined lives meet, haunt and interact within my lived experience.

Education/Academic qualification

Master, University of Brighton

24 Sep 201830 Aug 2019

External positions

Post Graduate Research Member, Royal Historical Society

27 Jul 2022 → …

Member

1 Dec 2021 → …

Member

1 Jan 2014 → …

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