1-20 of 341 Search Results for

performance art

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Social Text (2009) 27 (4 (101)): 25–44.
Published: 01 December 2009
... past and present, as a corollary of institutional corporatization, and heed the call for a more sincere alliance between theater and performance studies. The essay is also a call for the arts and humanities in general to confront the market and global logics of knowledge production; it argues that we...
Journal Article
Social Text (2013) 31 (1 (114)): 21–41.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Tryon P. Woods This essay explores the ethicopolitical context in which black art, black performance, black social movements, and black popular culture find expression. I configure the critical study of hip hop within an accounting of the materiality of antiblack sexual violence in which the modern...
Journal Article
Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 71–85.
Published: 01 December 2014
... memory: a 2000 graphic novel, a 2008 biopic, and a 2014 performance by the art collective My Barbarian. © 2014 Duke University Press 2014 In Finitude Being with José, Being with Pedro Tavia Nyong’o Like many suburban queers of my generation, my point of entry into the work of José...
Journal Article
Social Text (2015) 33 (2 (123)): 99–120.
Published: 01 June 2015
... the feelings of brown subjects. It examines cultural forms produced under the cloak of migrant rights movements to trace the ethical imperative of Brownness enacted by migrant sounds and visualities of loss. The article focuses on the cultural politics of digital art, music, and social media that theorize...
Journal Article
Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 67–88.
Published: 01 March 2020
... confinement constitutes a site of neglect where women must fend for themselves to perform reproductive labor as a way to complete their sentence. This practice reveals new forms of social control and state surveillance in which judges, social workers, and penitentiaries determine which women are appropriate...
Journal Article
Social Text (2021) 39 (4 (149)): 75–82.
Published: 01 December 2021
...Macarena Gómez-Barris; Sebástian Calfuqueo Abstract In their interview, scholar and writer Macarena Gómez-Barris and artist and performer Sebastián Calfuqueo discuss the role of art, mediation, and coloniality with respect to Indigenous majority spaces and trans embodiment. Calfuqueo's body of work...
FIGURES
Journal Article
Social Text (2002) 20 (4 (73)): 29–46.
Published: 01 December 2002
... Dictionary, 10th ed.: “archaic: PERFORMANCE, DOING”) Beginning in 1995 the authors of this essay were asked by the administra- tion to develop an innovative interdisciplinary Ph.D. program for the Arts Division of the University of California, Santa Cruz. Franko, a chore...
Journal Article
Social Text (2021) 39 (3 (148)): 55–77.
Published: 01 September 2021
..., and psych ward design protocols. Its two key case studies, however, are artistic: Hannah Hull and James Leadbitter's “Madlove: A Designer Asylum” and the oeuvre of Montreal performance artist Coral Short. Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 madness transgender queer performance art...
Journal Article
Social Text (2000) 18 (2 (63)): 1–31.
Published: 01 June 2000
.... While sectors of the performing arts have been unionized for several decades, and faculty sectors of the academy since the 1960s, both profes- sions have been resistant, historically, to industrial-style organization...
Journal Article
Social Text (2005) 23 (1 (82)): np.
Published: 01 March 2005
... in residence, and consultant for several arts organizations and youth programs. She writes on black visual and performing arts, youth culture, and race and technology issues. She is completing a manuscript on visuality, blackness, and everyday cultural practices. Sikivu Hutchinson is a lecturer...
Journal Article
Social Text (2023) 41 (2 (155)): 19–44.
Published: 01 June 2023
..., a composition later often described in terms of “carnival.” 19 Key groups in these movements, such as Reclaim the Streets and Act Up, transformed repertories of protest and action with new forms of activist art that developed considered approaches to the mediation, design, and performance of direct action...
FIGURES | View All (4)
Journal Article
Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 73–79.
Published: 01 March 2018
... alongside a host of experimental performance art pieces from Mexico to Central America and across the trans-Pacific, foregrounding the residue of human lives in the spaces lived by imperial subjects. That is, attentive dystopic artistic labor reorganizes the material residue of war and empire by showing...
Journal Article
Social Text (2013) 31 (1 (114)): 109–125.
Published: 01 March 2013
... the prospect of a passionate embrace. The following interview was conducted live at Trashing Performance, a symposium funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC). Featuring performances by Carmelita Tropicana, Lois Weaver...
Journal Article
Social Text (2013) 31 (3 (116)): 137–145.
Published: 01 September 2013
... about the nature of the performance — was it lip-­synching? Did that matter? Feygin responded that the women had intended to perform, but he pretty categorically dismissed what they did as an act of art, shrugging off what he considered the “idiotic...
Journal Article
Social Text (2017) 35 (4): 33–51.
Published: 01 December 2017
...-breaking BDSM performance art in the 1980s and 1990s. 2 As S. Alexander Reed writes in Assimilate , “Industrial music’s community at large became proportionately more heterosexual during the 1990s; as such its connections with fashion, house music, retro-raunch, and literary dandyism all atrophied...
FIGURES
Journal Article
Social Text (2024) 42 (1 (158)): 53–79.
Published: 01 March 2024
... Art Gallery, as part of the 2018 SPILL Festival. The performance frames her work of manipulating a thirty-kilogram lump of clay over the six hours, an exhaustion that she displays in her breath and ever-increasing unsteadiness on her feet. Ezugha states: “ Uro is Clay. If you came and you saw it you...
Journal Article
Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 105–113.
Published: 01 December 2014
... to bring together the disparate elements of his queerness, art, and 106 Balance · Time after Time family. It is a narrative that appears to have been normalized within the genre of solo performance, so much so that one online critic dismisses the piece as “territory so common to one...
Journal Article
Social Text (2013) 31 (4 (117)): 25–47.
Published: 01 December 2013
... of brutality many wish to forget and aspirations for modernity and globalness few are willing to forego. The other landmark buildings of the CCP perform the same function, if unintentionally. There is the Folk Arts Theater, a covered amphitheater characterized by floating slabs built for the 1974...
Journal Article
Social Text (2009) 27 (4 (101)): 67–94.
Published: 01 December 2009
....” 40. “Exposition Draws 8,000 Hotel Men.” 92 Bernstein ∙ Material Culture and the Performance of Race 41. “Ducks to Dishwashing Range of Hotel Show”; Meyer Berger, “About New York,” New York Times, 15 November 1939. 42. “Art Made of Foods at Hotel Exhibit...
Journal Article
Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 81–89.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., was an ancient work of popular performance art. As part of daily life, accruing a fecund amalgam of earthy sacrifices, it produced an image of the republic’s sovereign citizenry that prefigured the expansive inclusiveness of the Roman Empire. But it was also, irreversibly, a crypt, a tomb in which past...
FIGURES