Affect, Performance, and Ethnographic Methods in Queer Bathroom Monologues

@article{Cavanagh2013AffectPA,
  title={Affect, Performance, and Ethnographic Methods in Queer Bathroom Monologues},
  author={Sheila L. Cavanagh},
  journal={Text and Performance Quarterly},
  year={2013},
  volume={33},
  pages={286 - 307}
}
As a critical methodology, performance ethnography offers researchers a unique opportunity to tap into what I call queer social scientific remainders by using the dramatic staging of ethnographic material such that it can be disseminated to audiences in an arts-based dramatic forum. While ethnographers are often drawn to the atmosphere of the theatre and its capacity to give multidimensionality to their research, there is a lack of engagement with queer theory and transgender countercultural… Expand
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