• Ballet's Legacies: Beyond the Phallic Pointe 

      Mazurok, Katherine
      This thesis examines how an embodied aesthetic of classical ballet comes into being through modernities’ discourses and material realities of nation, state, colonialism, heterosexuality and their constitutive logics. ...
    • Performing Trauma: The It Gets Better Project as a Performance of White Trauma 

      Bennett, Christopher
      Taking the It Gets Better Project as its case study, this thesis argues that the ways in which the project represents trauma is through an events-based model that centers the experiences of young, cis, white, gay boys. ...