Recorded or Rendered Work - Performance

Daughters of the Floating Brothel

S Woodland

Griffith University | Published : 2015

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Daughters of the Floating Brothel is a radio drama that was created with women prisoners at Brisbane Women's Correctional Centre (BWCC), Queensland. This work is situated within the fields of Applied Theatre, Prison Theatre and Performance Studies, and was produced in response to the question: How does radio drama as a form engage women prisoners through process and performance? The work was funded by Arts Queensland with additional funds from the Griffith Institute for Educational Research through the Special Interest Group REACT (Research in Educational, Applied and Contemporary Theatre). CONTRIBUTION: The use of radio drama with women prisoners represents a significant innov..

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