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Radical gestures : feminism and performance art in North America

Author: Jayne Wark; Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
Publisher: Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2006
Series: Canadian Electronic Library., Canadian publishers collection.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Performance art was finally recognized as an art form in its own right in the 1970s. This work situates feminist performance art in the US and Canada in the social context of the feminist movement.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jayne Wark; Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
ISBN: 9780773576711 0773576711
OCLC Number: 716069091
Notes: Issued as part of the Canadian Electronic Library publishers collection.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (1 electronic text (xv, 285 p. : ill., ports.)) : digital file.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Art, politics, and feminism in the 1960s --
The origins of feminist art --
Cultural feminism: the essence of difference --
Stories to tell: autobiography and narrative --
Roles and transformations --
Embodiment and representation.
Series Title: Canadian Electronic Library., Canadian publishers collection.
Responsibility: Jayne Wark.
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"Wark wonderfully weaves together theory and practice, documenting both well-known and little-known art work through a nuanced presentation of feminist and performance history." Peggy Phelan, Read more...

 
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