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Prof Gavin Butt

Post:The Attenborough Chair in Drama: Theatre and Performance (English)
Location:ARTS B B341
Email:G.Butt@sussex.ac.uk

Telephone numbers
Internal:8631
UK:01273 678631
International:+44 1273 678631

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Biography

Gavin Butt works as a transdisciplinary scholar across the intersecting areas of performance studies, queer studies, visual culture, and popular music. He works on experimental art and performance and their relation to popular cultural forms; queer club performance; post-punk culture; and live art, theatre and performance art.

Before taking up the Attenborough Chair at Sussex in September 2016, he was Professor of Visual Cultures and Performance at Goldsmiths, University of London.