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AuthorClaire French

Claire French is an academic and performance-maker specialising in multilingual, autobiographical and applied theatre and performance.

Desire & friendship

I have often thought of Josefine as a potential lover and life partner. Like her, I found her eye-catching and charming when we first consummated discussion at the bar with Jason. I remember thinking that Jason had brought us both to this grimy...

Advice giving: A preface

Advice is often unsolicited. We are all guilty of offering it as a way to co-operate, to show our listening, to help a dear friend or even try to wrangle our way out of hearing someone complaining. Sometimes the very nature of an interaction seems...

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