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Lynn Sally - Neo-Burlesque: Striptease as Transformation

Episode Summary

Dr. Lynn Sally is a writer and practicing artist who loves popular culture. She received a PhD in Performance Studies from New York University and a MA in Gender Studies and Feminist Theory from The New School for Social Research. Her first book, "Fighting the Flames at Coney Island: The Spectacular Performance of Fire" is published by Routledge Press. Her second book, "Neo-Burlesque: Striptease as Transformation" is published by Rutgers University Press. She has published peer-reviewed articles and reviews in the Journal of American Drama and Theatre, Journal of Popular Culture, Senses & Society, New York History, and others. Today she writes for popular audiences and publishes on Medium and other online and print publications. www.lynnsally.com

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