Unnatural Acts: Theorizing the Performative

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  1. Decomposition
    The fluid nature of performance studies and the widening embrace of the idea of performativity has produced in Decomposition: Post-Disciplinary Performance a collection of great interest that crosses disciplinary lines of academic... Learn More
    Published: 22nd June 2000
    Paperback | £19.99
  2. Spectacular Suffering
    This is the first extended study I know of what the author calls a "Holocaust performative,"....[The author] asks what a "holocaust performative" might look like and how such a study might illuminate "events of this particular... Learn More
    Published: 22nd September 1999
    Paperback | £11.99
  3. Latina Performance
    Latina Performance is a densely theorized treatment of rich materials." —MultiCultural ReviewArrizón's important book revolves around the complex issues of identity formation and power relations for US women performers of Latin... Learn More
    Published: 22nd September 1999
    Paperback | £17.99
  4. Acts of Intervention
    Acts of Intervention examines the ways that gay men have used theatre and performance to intervene in the AIDS crisis. It discusses dramatic texts and public performances—from cabarets and candlelight vigils to full-scale Broadway... Learn More
    Published: 22nd February 1998
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  5. Posthuman Bodies
    ... will draw a wide readership from the ranks of literary critics, film scholars, science studies scholars and the growing legion of ‘literature and science’ researchers. It should be among the essentials in a posthumanist... Learn More
    Published: 22nd December 1995
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  6. Choreographing History
    ... I have used essays from the book to help dance graduate students push their thinking beyond the studio and their own physical experience and to realize the varied resources, approaches, and theoretical positions possible in... Learn More
    Published: 22nd May 1995
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