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Radical History Review (1 January 2016) 2016 (124): 177–191.
Published: 01 January 2016
... dictatorship. A key element of their success was their effective use of social theatricalities to communicate protesters' demands and to rearticulate the meaning of urban space. This essay aims to demonstrate that these tactics grounded on a poetics of the body symbolically reappropriated the neoliberal city...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1996) 1996 (66): 40–91.
Published: 01 October 1996
...Kathryn J. Oberdeck Copyright © 1996 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1996 Contested Cultures of American Refinement: Theatrical Manager Sylvester Poli, His Audiences, and the Vaudeville Industry, 1890-1920 Kathryn J...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1996) 1996 (66): 41–91.
Published: 01 October 1996
...Kathryn J. Oberdeck Copyright © 1996 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1996 Contested Cultures of American Refinement: Theatrical Manager Sylvester Poli, His Audiences, and the Vaudeville Industry, 1890-1920 Kathryn J...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2008) 2008 (102): 99–110.
Published: 01 October 2008
... recent collaboration with a theater educator, the essay examines the radical potential of one pedagogical method in particular—a theater-based strategy called “process drama.” A philosophical and experiential approach to teaching and learning, this method draws on theatrical ideas to trouble the...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2015) 2015 (121): 123–144.
Published: 01 January 2015
... changed as electoral reforms, the rise of the “fourth estate,” and scientific discoveries in laryngology influenced evaluations of political speech. Most notably, rhetorical brilliance and a theatrical delivery lost legitimacy and were increasingly replaced by a “polite” and conversational style. The...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2016) 2016 (126): 30–49.
Published: 01 October 2016
... to assassinate the emperor. Immediately after the Red Flag Incident, however, newspapers highlighted the four female socialists taken into custody, embroidering their stories with a variety of theatrical metaphors. Simultaneously, the gendered narratives allowed the radical political message to...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1987) 1987 (37): 69–81.
Published: 01 January 1987
... the twentieth century. The more theatrically ambitious refer to the fragmentation and commodification of the self under ad- vanced capitalism. The selling of the President, it can be said, is onIy the most dramatic instance of a marketing orientation that has RADICAL HISTORY REVIEW 37...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1989) 1989 (43): 121–135.
Published: 01 January 1989
... began as an offshoot of the university's Labor History Project, which since 1977 has conducted oral history interviews concerning the strike.2 Before embarking on this enterprise, none of the half-dozen social scientists comprising the Labor History Project had had any experience in theatrical...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1993) 1993 (56): 59–67.
Published: 01 May 1993
...-from New Zealand to New Hampshire, from the back-and-forth of seminar to the lanky, theatrical perfor- mances at lectures, from the elite corners to the mass university, a generation has heard these researches well before reading them. A1 Young remembers the electric atmosphere of the...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2000) 2000 (78): 57–84.
Published: 01 October 2000
... suggest ways in which this approach might be developed in future, rooting it in an appreciation of the theatrical and fictional origins of the form. To achieve this, I return to the encounter with Lushing Loo. Melodrama does have its uses, but the claims made for the melodramatic mode need...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1978) 1978 (18): 17–34.
Published: 01 October 1978
... instit~te?~ The theatrical metaphor is appropriate. The French very quickly adopted the principle that the process of republican government re- quired the presence of the public as a vigilant audience. In other words, the revolutionaries, like their censor, knew that representative...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1979) 1979 (21): 49–61.
Published: 01 October 1979
.... The center and symbol of oligarchic culture was the Teatro Coliin. Finished in 1904 and officially opened in 1908, this splendid opera house attracted the finest European singers and musicians for its June, July, and August winter seasons. While Spanish, French and Italian theatricals...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1980) 1979-80 (22): 7–40.
Published: 01 January 1980
.... There are more anecdotes about him and bon mots ascribed to him than any other doyen of the eighteenthcentury stage including the brilliant David Garrick. Foote‘s theatrical performances, it seems, were not confined to the playhouse; he was always on stage. Both in his everyday conduct and...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1998) 1998 (72): 122–162.
Published: 01 October 1998
... enacted highly theatrical roles, proffered herself to vision, made herself aesthetic and public, but eluded fully satisfying interpretation. In this essay, I use the language of theatre, performance, and enactment to read contemporary accounts of Mrs. Pattison's performances in Oxford. Novels...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1998) 1998 (72): 123–162.
Published: 01 October 1998
... enacted highly theatrical roles, proffered herself to vision, made herself aesthetic and public, but eluded fully satisfying interpretation. In this essay, I use the language of theatre, performance, and enactment to read contemporary accounts of Mrs. Pattison's performances in Oxford. Novels...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2007) 2007 (98): 63–80.
Published: 01 May 2007
... were increasingly common theatrical fare. Plays with titles like Three Champions for a Miss (1909) and The Boxing Champion (1912) began to appear in Parisian music halls, featuring athletic heroes as principal characters.13 The 1912 play A Sensational Match: A Sporty Story included a chorus of...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2000) 2000 (77): 60–90.
Published: 01 May 2000
... advantage of advertising and marketing techniques from the burgeoning world of commerce. Rather than extinguishing artistic potential, markets were a necessary condition for the emergence of theatrical modernism. Modernist cultural institutions, such as the Thbtitre Libre, were able to interact...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2002) 2002 (84): 7–42.
Published: 01 October 2002
... than the theatrical poses of statesmen in attitudes of command, better than the laws which can only be borrowed finery ill fitted to our social state, in which short-lived holders of power condense their hatred, their prejudices, their dreams or their hopes...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2012) 2012 (114): 191–205.
Published: 01 October 2012
... listings of walking tours in an effort to attract people that ordinarily wouldn’t try something like this. Miller: Niegel, you have been on a path of more “traditional” theater directing, in traditional theatrical spaces. Most recently you were associate director to Bill T. Jones on the musical...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2003) 2003 (86): 7–35.
Published: 01 May 2003
... also include festive elements, which helps explain the enormous popularity and stay- ing power of these rites.15 Third is the ta’ziyeh performance, which is similar to Christian passion plays and was influenced by the latter. Ta’ziyeh offers a theatrical...