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Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009009-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0900-9
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378228-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7822-8
Published: 08 July 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478022893-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2289-3
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374978-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7497-8
... Drawing on the memoirs of two male actors in the commercial Parsi theater of the early twentieth century, this chapter queries the construction of womanhood, religious identity, and autobiography itself. Planted in vernacular, largely oral, systems of communication and knowledge, these artists...
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... Ah mén queerness theater and performance ...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374657-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... “identity” and performance work. Finally, Cardona discusses his relationship to theater and performance critics and scholars. Ah mén queerness theater and performance ...
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380900-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8090-0
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... potential interests and investments in applying the term “queer” to his “identity” and performance work. Finally, Cardona discusses his relationship to theater and performance critics and scholars. Ah mén queerness theater and performance ...
Published: 17 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7339-1
... Arendt performance and theater cohabitation on earth law and human rights plural subject ...
Published: 09 November 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393283-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9328-3
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374015-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7401-5
... fall of time. The author then looks at the place of improvisation within this drive to shore up time through practice. The author shows how understanding what might be termed “aesthetic” in the experience of performance is closely related to how the rules of engagement in theater sublimate its ever...
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... Bridgforth’s writing, performance, and revision practices. Richardson ultimately concludes that Bridgforth’s deployment of the jazz aesthetic in The love conjure/blues Text Installation enables Bridgforth to honor simultaneous truths, which pries open a space for reenvisioning black communal healing...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373391-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7339-1
... the sovereign exception. Arendt performance and theater cohabitation on earth law and human rights plural subject ...
Published: 05 April 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059394-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5939-4
... of artistry itself. The disability art world ranges from community theater and poetry readings in neighborhood libraries to disability arts boot camps at cultural institutions such as the Whitney Museum and the Gibney Performing Arts Center, dance at Lincoln Center, the Shed, the High Line, and Broadway...
Published: 23 February 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059257-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5925-7
... Chapter 5 examines the development of the blackface character, from the court minstrel shows to street performances to print magazines. While entertainment had served as a lifeline for some freed Africans in Iran in the early twentieth century, non-Black Iranian actors in blackface, now called...
Series: Studies in the Grateful Dead
Published: 08 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027614-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2761-4
... by the economic and professional uncertainties that accompanied the rise of recorded sound and the introduction of synchronized sound in theaters. The emergence of the live record as a marketable commodity beginning in the 1950s further served to reassert the primacy of live performance in the imagination...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373728-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7372-8
... of revolution with a beginning and end and offered alternative theaters of sentiment and politics. Egyptian women’s blogs intimacy gender performance digital publics public and private ...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376194-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7619-4
... This chapter explores the relationships between cross-dressing law and three entertainment venues that placed cross-dressing performers on display: vaudevillian theater, dime museum freak shows, and commercial slumming tours. These city entertainments commercialized the law’s penchant...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7401-5
... understanding what might be termed “aesthetic” in the experience of performance is closely related to how the rules of engagement in theater sublimate its ever present sociality. This sublimation of sociality makes way for an aesthetics that is enabled to investigate the social without being reducible...
Published: 22 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395706-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9570-6
... This chapter develops the concept of “properly historical populations” around residents’ subversion of the street theater intended to educate them about AIDS. Residents, by following the public health script to the letter, bring to light the contradictions that occasioned to play, confounding...