Giorelle Diokno

PhD Student

Biography

Giorelle Diokno is a PhD student at the University of Toronto Centre for Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies. His research interests revolve around how contemporary Filipino-Canadian performance imagines diasporic subjectivity and cultural futurity through the abject indigenous body, in particular, the dramaturgies of Filipino Indigenous folklore and aesthetics.

Selected work

https://museum.mcmaster.ca/about/news/an-invitation-to-see-the-self-through-others/

https://museum.mcmaster.ca/about/news/so-where-are-you-from-nation-place-and-belonging/

Stage Manager - In Sundry Languages

http://alttheatre.ca/2017/07/13/sundry-languages-feast-ears/

Education

MA, Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies, University of Toronto
Hon. BA, Theatre and Film with a minor in English, McMaster University