The Videofag Book by Jordan TannahillThe Videofag Book by Jordan Tannahill

The Videofag Book

EditorJordan Tannahill, William Ellis

Paperback | November 15, 2017

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In October 2012, lovers William Ellis and Jordan Tannahill moved into a former barbershop in Toronto's Kensington Market neighbourhood and turned it into an art space called Videofag. Over the next four years Videofag became a hub for counterculture in the city, playing host to a litany of performances, screenings, parties, exhibitions, and all manner of queer fuckery. But hosting a city in their house took its toll and eventually William and Jordan broke up, closing the space for good in June 2016.

The Videofag Book is a chronicle of those four years told in three parts: a personal history of Videofag by William and Jordan; a community oral history compiled by Chandler Levack; and A Man Vanishes, a noir theatrical thriller set at Videofag by playwright Greg MacArthur.
Jordan Tannahill is a playwright and filmmaker currently living between his hometown of Ottawa and London, UK. His work has been presented in theatres and festivals across Canada and internationally. He won the 2014 Governor General's Award for Drama for his book Age of Minority: Three Solo Plays and was shortlisted for the prize again...
Title:The Videofag BookFormat:PaperbackDimensions:220 pages, 8 × 5.25 × 0.6 inPublished:November 15, 2017Publisher:BookThugLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1771663626

ISBN - 13:9781771663625

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