History, memory, performance (eBook, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
New WorldCat.org coming soon
History, memory, performance

History, memory, performance

Author: D M Dean; Yana Meerzon; Kathryn Prince
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. ©2015
Series: Studies in international performance
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
"History, Memory, Performance is an interdisciplinary collection of essays exploring performances of the past in a wide range of trans-national and historical contexts ranging from seventeenth century New France and nineteenth-century Russia to modern Australia, Brazil, Britain, Canada, Lebanon, Russia, and the United States. Contributions from theatre scholars and public historians address issues of shared interest  Read more...
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: e-books
Livres numériques
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: D M Dean; Yana Meerzon; Kathryn Prince
ISBN: 9781137393890 1137393890
OCLC Number: 1004655391
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xv, 292 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction / David Dean, Yana Meerzon, and Kathryn Prince --
Discursive practices and narrative models: history, poetry, philosophy / Freddie Rokem --
Performing pasts for present purposes: reenactment as embodied, performative history / Katherine Johnson --
Minding the gap: the choreographer as hyper-historian in oral history-based performance / Jeff Friedman --
Un/becoming nomad: Marc Lescarbot, movement, and metamorphosis in Les muses de la nouvelle France / VK Preston --
Group biography, montage, and modern women in Hooligans and Building Jerusalem / Nancy Copeland --
Alexander Pushkin's Boris Godunov as epic theatre / J. Douglas Clayton --
Shakespeare inside out: Hamlet as intertext in the USSR 1934-43 / Irena R. Makaryk --
Raoul Wallenberg on stage --
or at stake? Guilt and shame as obstacles in the Swedish commemoration of their Holocaust hero / Tanja Schult --
Staging Auschwitz, making witnesses: performances between history, memory, and myth / Rachel E. Bennett --
Real archive, contested memory, fake history: transnational representations of trauma by Lebanese War Generation artists / Johnny Alam --
Performing collective trauma: 9/11 and the reconstruction of American identity / Josy Miller --
Contemporary Brazilian theatre: memories of violence on the post-dictatorship stage / Cláudia Tatinge Nascimento --
Bent and the staging of the queer Holocaust experience / Samantha Mitschke --
Partners in conversation: ethics and the emergent practice of oral history performance / Edward Little and Steven High.
Series Title: Studies in international performance
Responsibility: edited by David Dean, Yana Meerzon, Kathryn Prince.


History, Memory, Performance is an interdisciplinary collection of essays exploring performances of the past in a wide range of trans-national and historical contexts. At its core are contributions  Read more...


Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.