Polari Mission


Exploring the cryptic and endangered Gay language 'Polari'.

Investigating the genesis, surrounding history, current use of Polari and its affect on how contemporary LGBT groups and individuals view, understand, appreciate, utilise, or see its influence and relevance is reflected in their own ‘communities of language’ today.

Check out main site: www.polarimission.com

A multi-disciplinary collaboration with Jez Dolan & Professor of English Language Paul Baker (Lancaster University)

@ John Rylands Library
@ Contact Theater