Jon Venn



College: College of Humanities

Dr Jon Venn previously completed a BA in Politics and Philosophy at Cardiff University and an MA in Writing for Stage and Broadcast Media at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. During his MA, he became interested in the representation of mental health, and how this informs modes of resistance and conceptions of agency. He subsequently worked upon an AHRC-Funded PhD in Drama in Representation and Resistance of Madness in Contemporary British and Irish Theatre at the University of Exeter. He passed his PhD in January 2017. His current research interests include suicide and performance in digital media.