Matthew Tomkinson

Graduate Student | PhD in Theatre Studies

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Matthew's research focuses on the intersections of performance studies, disability studies, and the health humanities. He is particularly interested in representations of invisible illness in performance, including anxiety disorders, depression, and other cognitive differences. Broader interests include graphic medicine, rhetoric of science, affect theory, sound studies, and film.

Advisor: Kirsty Johnston

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Matthew Tomkinson

Graduate Student | PhD in Theatre Studies
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Matthew's research focuses on the intersections of performance studies, disability studies, and the health humanities. He is particularly interested in representations of invisible illness in performance, including anxiety disorders, depression, and other cognitive differences. Broader interests include graphic medicine, rhetoric of science, affect theory, sound studies, and film.

Advisor: Kirsty Johnston

matthewtomkinson.ca

Matthew Tomkinson

Graduate Student | PhD in Theatre Studies
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Matthew's research focuses on the intersections of performance studies, disability studies, and the health humanities. He is particularly interested in representations of invisible illness in performance, including anxiety disorders, depression, and other cognitive differences. Broader interests include graphic medicine, rhetoric of science, affect theory, sound studies, and film.

Advisor: Kirsty Johnston

matthewtomkinson.ca