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Polari Mission
Polari Mission
2014
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Arts Council England project run by Jez Dolan and Joseph Richardson. The project was a mission to save Polari, one of the worldXXXrsquo;s most endangered languages, a bold yet secretive part of Gay history. Oral history interviews were conducted and used as the basis of a series of exhibitions.The project used Polari as a starting point to examine how contemporary LGBT groups and individuals view, understand, appreciate, utilise, or see reflected in their own XXXlsquo;communities of languageXXXrsquo; the influence of Polari, and its impact on how we communicate today. The project produced a series of exhibitions, performances, visual artwork and audience participation.
Title:
Polari Mission
Date of work:
2014
Reference number:
GB124.POLARI
Level of description:
Fonds
Custodial history:
Funding body: Arts Council England
Use restrictions:
UnrestrictedNot Sure
General notes:
Uncatalogued. Priority for backup.
Topics:
Record types:
COLLECTION
Language:
English
Record number:
7181985
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