About Neil

Bibliography

 1983 Interview about The Silver Veil(Sidraba Skidrauts; Aspazija). Zari, Baltijas Instituts Skandinavija, Stockholm.

          Gay Writing, Gay Styles; new markets ? discussion held at ICA , London; held in British Library Sound Archive C95/73

1985 Man In Frock, article, Body Politic, Toronto, July 1985
Our City's Always Been In Flames, interview, Rites, Toronto, July/August 1985

 

1986 Designs for Living, article on Edmund White’s Caracole, Body Politic ,Toronto April 1
All Dressed Up, article, New Socialist ,November 1986, London.

1987 State of the Art. Article. National Student ,March 1987, London
Performance Magazine, Guest Editor, No 48 July/August 1987, London.
Where is Love, A.N.D., Journal of Art and Education, No 15/16 London
 Interview, Windy City Times, Chicago, October 12 1987.

1988 Who Was That Man ; A Present for Mr. Oscar Wilde Serpents Tail London

 1989 Eugene Onegin, programme notes for ENO, LOndon, April 1989 production

           Interview as MC of National Review of Love Art ; video/DVD held in University of Bristol Theatre Collection. ( also documentation of appearance in Robin Whitmore's  installation "Love You Always", 1990)

1990 Moliere, The School for Wives and The Misanthrope, Racine, Berenice ; translations ; Absolute Classics,Bath ( Oberon, London)
          A Vision of Love Revealed in Sleep ( Part Three) in Gay Plays Volume 4, Ed. Michael Wilcox, Methuen London.
          Ready To Catch Him Should He Fall 1990. SerpentsTail London.
          Shapes of Desire, Interview, Gay Times, London , October 1990
          Interview, City Limits, London, February 1st , 1990
          Just Ridiculous, article on Charles Ludlam, American Theatre, New York, April  
           Getting to the roots, article on Racine, Independent ,London 3 February 1990
          The Misanthrope (US version; Goodman, Chicago production) American Theatre July/August 1990

           reading and discussion of Ready to Catch Him at the ICA ; archive recording in British Library Sound Archive, C95/623

1991 Interview, Rouge 8 (Oct-Dec 1991) London.
         A new Preface to The Picture of Dorian Gray, Gay Times London April 1991
          Interview, Christopher Street issue 165, New York
          Interview, in Talking To Peter Burton, Third House, Exeter.

1992 Raise Your Right Hand, short story in The Ten Commandments ed. Tom Wakefield, Serpents Tail London.
          Our Town, Village Voice Supplement ,September 1992 New York
          Article on Juan Goytisolo, Observer London November 8 1992
          Article on Errol Flynn, Sight and Sound issue 41, London.
           A Judgement in Stone, libretto, Theatre Forum, Fall 1992,University of California, San Diego

1993 The Game of Love and Chance, Marivaux, Absolute Classics (Oberon) London.

1994 Interview, in GLINT (Gays and Lesbians in Theatre) Vol. 2, no 1, London
          Interview, in GLINT, (Gays and Lesbians in Theatre) Vol 2 no 2, London
         Night After Night (company version) Royal Court/Methuen London.
         That’s What Friends Are For/ Where Is Love ?  in High Risk 2, ed. Ira Silverberg, Serpents Tail London.
          Notes Towards a Performance of Jean Racine’s Tragedy “Athaliah” , in The Penguin Book of Gay Short Stories, Penguin, London
           The Uses of Monotony; Repetition in the Language of Oscar Wilde, Jean Genet, Edmund White and Juan Goytisolo, William Matthews Lecture 1994, Birkbeck College London.

          Paris is Burning ; discussion of Jennie Livingston's film; ICA ; recording held in British Library Sound Archive, C95/989

1995 untitled ( transcript of talk on new writing at University of Sussex)  Critical Quarterly 4, Winter 1995
         Splendid’s, Genet ; translation. Faber, London. Foreword by Edmund White.
         The Heart in Exile, foreword to Rodney Garland novel, Millivres Brighton

1996 Mr Clive and Mr Page. Serpent’s Tail London. (Published in USA as The House on Brooke Street)
         What Mainstream ? in It’s Queer Up North 1992-96, IQUN Ltd Manchester  (ISBN 0 9528154 0 0)
          A Different Night Out in Stages of Translation ed David Johnstone, Absolute, Bath – interview on translating for the theatre.
         The Moment of Submission (interview with Alan Sinfield) in Modern Drama, Vol XXXIX, No I, Spring 1996, University of Toronto

1997Caesar’s Gallic Wars in The Mammoth Book of Gay Short Stories, Robinson Publishing London.
          Lady Into Fox (libretto, excerpt) in Conjunctions; 28. Bard College,, Annandale on Hudson, NY

1998 The Seven Sacraments of Nicolas Poussin, Artangel, London ( text of solo performance with illustrations by Robin Whitmore).
          Interview, Transcript Vol 3 Part 2, School of Fine Art, University of Dundee

1999 The Dispute, Marivaux, translation, Oberon ,London.
          Interview, Tetu,Paris, Mars 1999
          Writing Gay London in Waterstone’s Guide to London Writing, Waterstone’s Booksellers. London.

2000 The Threesome , Labiche, translation, Oberon London.
         In Extremis. Oberon, London.
         The Servant ; introduction  to Robin Maugham’s novella ; Prion Books, London.

2002 A Christmas Carol, adapted from Dickens, Oberon London.
         La Caza Azul, SophieFaucher/Robert Lepage, translation, Oberon London
         The Prince of Homburg, Kleist, translation, Oberon London
         The Island of Slaves, Marivaux, translation, Oberon London

         Famished, in Bend Sinister, The Gay Times Book of Disturbing Stories, ed. Peter Burton, Gay Men’s Press, London.

         Interview on Kleist with Paul Taylor, Independent, London

2003 Camille, adapted and translated from Dumas, Oberon, London.
         Rae Smith ; What Drawing Feels Like in What Is Drawing, , Black Dog Publishing, London

2004 Oliver Twist , adapted from Dickens, Oberon, London
          Don Juan, Moliere, translation, Oberon London

2005 Programme Note, A Minute Too Late/Complicite, RNT, London
         Solo Voices ; Monlogues 1987-2004 ( including  Where is Love, That’s How Strong My Love Is, That’s What Friends Are For, A Vision of Love Revealed In Sleep (Part One), Night After Night (Part One), The Seven Sacraments of Nicolas Poussin, The Verger Queen, Does You Good, Improbable ) Oberon, London
         Article on Pina Bausch, Guardian, London, February 10 2005
          Article on Music Hall, Guardian, London, May 7 2005.
          Article on Simeon Solomon, Guardian London , October 8 2005
Documentation of The Beech Buoys in The Turning World; Stories from theLondon International Festival of Theatre  (Calouste Gulbenkian London 2005)

2007, Skin Lane, novel, Serpents Tail London

            Great Expectations, adapted from Dickens, Oberon, London.

             Interview, in British Theatre of the 1990's, ed. Mireia Aragay, Hildegard Klein, Enric Monforte and Pilar Zozaya,; Palgrave Macmillan, 2007

           Bringing Glamour To The Masses ; The Lyric Hammersmith 1994-2004, in Programme Notes; Case Studies for locating experimental theatre; Live Art Development Agency, London.

        2008 ,When the time comes, short story, in  A Casualty of War, The Arcadia Book of Gay Short Stories, ed. Peter Burton, Arcadia Books , London  

         Watching Salo, essay on Pasolini's film Salo, or The 120 Days of Sodom, sleeve notes to DVD re-issue of the film,   The Criterion Collection.

        An Ideal Husband ? programme essay to accompany production at Abbey Theatre, Dublin.

       Here' s much to do with hate , programme essay to accompany RSC production of Romeo and Juliet at Courtyard Theatre, Stratford.   

       2009, Buried Treasure, short article on dance and film for  Dance Gazette , London, Issue 1                                                         

       2010 , Or You Could Kiss Me a new play by Neil Bartlett and Handspring Puppet Compnay, Oberon , London.

       2011 The Girl I Left Behind Me  by Neil Bartlett and Jessica Walker; published by Oberon,London.

       2012 Queer Voices, including Oscar Wilde's "The Remarkable Rocket",  a collection of dramatic monologues also inclduing Helpless, Sleeping Beauty, The Book of Numbers  and What Can You Do ?  published by Oberon, London.

       2014 The Disapperance Boy  published by Bloomsbury

                 Letter to an Unknown Soldier ( with Kate Pullinger) online project  www.1418Now.org.uk/letter  and also published as an anthology by William Collins.

                 The Institute of Sexology  exhibition catalogue including interview with Neil Bartlett, published by The Wellcome Collection, London.

                   Jordan's Dance  an essay on Derek Jarman's Jubilee  in  Derek Jarman Super 8 edited by James mackay, published by Thames and Hudson , London 

       2016 Stella  a new theatre piece by Neil Bartlett   published by Oberon, London.

 

Note ; Neil Bartlett and the Politics of Form, an unpublished thesis by Dr Linda Logie, University of Sussex, July 2001, has a useful bibliography of  books and articles about Neil Bartlett and his work up to that date.

In April 2013 Neil Bartlett's personal archive, including manuscript material for most of his published and theatre work to date, was donated to the British Library in London, and can be consulted there.