Jenn Joy


Jenn Joy is a co-founder with Kelly Kivland of collective address, a choreographic research space in Brooklyn. Her book, The Choreographic, was published by MIT Press in October 2014 and she is a Contributing Editor in Dance for BOMB magazine and edited Planes of Composition: Dance, Theory and the Global with André Lepecki (Seagull Press, 2009). Her writing has been published in DANSE: An Anthology (Les Presses du Réel, 2014), DANCE (Whitechapel/MIT Press, 2012), BOMB, BOMBLOG, Movement Research Performance Journal, Studies in Gender and Sexuality, Dance Theatre Journal, Women and Performance, and Contemporary. She was scholar-in-residence at Danspace Project at St. Mark’s Church in NYC where she co-edited the catalogs Diary of an Image and JUDSONOW and curated Conversations without Walls with Judy Hussie-Taylor a series of conversations around issues in contemporary choreography. She received her PhD in Performance Studies from NYU.