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The SAGE handbook of performance studies

Author: D Soyini Madison; Judith Hamera
Publisher: Thousand Oaks : SAGE, 2006.
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Brings together discussions of the major research in performance studies and identifies directions for investigation. This title demonstrates the utility of performance studies for diverse academic  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: D Soyini Madison; Judith Hamera
ISBN: 0761929312 9780761929314
OCLC Number: 260121928
Description: XXV, 554 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Introduction: Performance Studies at the Intersections - D. Soyini Madison and Judith HameraPerformance and TheoryPart I Introduction: Performance Trouble - Della Pollock1. Stages: Queers, Punks, and the Utopian Performative - Jose Esteban Munoz2. Never, Again - Rebecca Schneider3. Performance and Globalization - Jon McKenzie4. Performance, Performativity, and Cultural Poesis in Practices of Everyday Life - Judith HameraPerformance and HistoryPart II Introduction: Performing History: A Politics of Location - Lisa Merrill5. Genealogies of Performance Studies - Shannon Jackson6. Memory, Remembering, and Histories of Change: A Performance Praxis - Della Pollock7. Minstrelsy and Mental Metempsychosis: Mid-Nineteenth Century American Women's Performance Criticism - Gay Gibson Cima8. What to Do When Nuclear War Breaks Out - Tracy C. DavisPerformance and LiteraturePart III Introduction: Performance of and Beyond Literature - Paul Edwards9. Shifting Contexts in Personal Narrative Performance - Kristin M. Langellier and Eric E. Peterson10. The Constructed Self: Strategic and Aesthetic Choices in Autobiographical Performance - Lynn C. Miller and Jacqueline Taylor11. The Strange Case of the Body in the Performance of Literature Classroom: An Enduring Mystery - Bruce Henderson12. On the Bias: From Performance of Literature to Performance Composition - Ruth Laurion Bowman and Michael S. Bowman13. Staging Paradox: The Local Art of Adaptation - Paul EdwardsPerformance and PedagogyPart IV Introduction: Performance and Pedagogy - Bryant Keith Alexander14. Fieldwork in the Performance Studies Classroom: Learning Objectives and the Activist Curriculum - Nathan Stucky15. Ambulant Pedagogy - Mady Schutzman16. Pedagogy on the Move: New Intersections in (Between) the Educative and the Performative - Greg Dimitriadis17. Unlocking the Doors for Incarcerated Women Through Performance and Creative Writing - Kristen Bervig Valentine18. The Politics and Ethics of Performance Pedagogy: Toward a Pedagogy of Hope - Norman K. DenzinPerformance and EthnographyPart V Introduction: Performance and Ethnography, Performing Ethnography, Performance Ethnography - Iya Omi Osun Olomo (Joni L. Jones)19. Dwight Conquergood's "Rethinking Ethnography" - D. Soyini Madison20. Rethinking Ethnography: Towards a Critical Cultural Politics - Dwight Conquergood21. Ethnography and the Politics of Adaptation: Leon Forest's Divine Days - Derek Goldman22. "She Attempted to Take Over the Choreography of the Sex Act": Dance Ethnography and the Movement Vocabulary of Sex and Labor - Barbara Browning23. Staging Fieldwork/Performing Human Rights - D. Soyini MadisonPerformance and PoliticsPart VI Introduction: Performance and Politics: Themes and Arguments - Judith Hamera and Dwight Conquergood24. The Problem Democracy Is Supposed to Solve: The Politics of Community-Based Performance - Jan Cohen-Cruz25. Black Performance Studies: Genealogies, Politics, Futures - E. Patrick Johnson26. Lethal Theatre: Performance, Punishment, and the Death Penalty - Dwight Conquergood27. Who Is This Ancestor?: Performing Memory in Ghana's Slave Castle-Dungeons (A Multimedia Performance Meditation) - Sandra L. Richards28. The Polemics and Potential of Theatre Studies and Performance - Jill Dolan
Other Titles: Handbook of performance studies
Performance studies
Responsibility: edited by D. Soyini Madison ; Judith Hamera.
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