Jonathan Bollen lectures in Drama at Flinders University and reviews performance for RealTime. He is co-author of Men at Play: Masculinities in Australian Theatre since the 1950s (2008). His research on dance, gender and performance has been published in The Drama Review and several anthologies, including Dancing Desires (2001) and Multimedia Histories (2007).
Jonathan Bollen explores the utility of actor-network theory for researching performance. The focus of his analysis is Australian Dance Theatre's Devolution created as a collaboration between choreographer Garry Stewart and robotics artist Louis-Philippe Demers.