Youth and Theatre of the Oppressed

  • Editors
  • Peter Duffy
  • Elinor Vettraino

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Introduction Why This? Why Now?

    1. Peter Duffy, Elinor Vettraino
      Pages 1-14
  3. Theatre of the Oppressed in Educational Settings

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
    2. Andrea Dishy, Karina Naumer
      Pages 17-43
    3. Elinor Vettraino
      Pages 63-79
  4. The Political Life of Youth

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Chen Alon, Sonja Arsham Kuftinec, Ihsan Turkiyye
      Pages 83-95
    3. Brent Blair
      Pages 97-123
    4. Diane Conrad
      Pages 125-141
    5. Sanjoy Ganguly
      Pages 143-157
    6. Warren Linds, Linda Goulet
      Pages 159-183
  5. Theatre of the Oppressed Practice with Youth

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 185-185
    2. Peter Duffy
      Pages 187-202
    3. Peter Duffy
      Pages 203-216
    4. Christina Marín
      Pages 217-228
    5. Mady Schutzman, B. J. Dodge
      Pages 229-249
    6. Peter Duffy
      Pages 251-262
    7. Glenn M. Hudak
      Pages 263-269

About this book


Youth and Theatre of the Oppressed investigates a performance strategy which aims to develop possible alternatives to oppressive forces in individual s lives. Eminent contributors offer diverse perspectives on the theories and practices within Theatre of the Oppressed, especially as it relates to young people. This book shares TO s goal of engaging the collective to create generative conversations among readers which look deeply into the issues of community through theatre - whether in India or Indiana - and to work with young people to name their world, untangle the knot of oppressions, and to develop with them possible action plans for their own futures.


children education theatre youth

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