Performance, Politics and Activism

  • Peter Lichtenfels
  • John Rouse

Part of the Studies in International Performance book series (STUDINPERF)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Lynette Hunter
      Pages 1-14
  3. Expanding the Political with Performance

  4. Disturbing the Political with Performance

  5. Critiquing the Political with Performance

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 253-274

About this book


Considering both making political performance and making performance politically, this collection explores engagements of political resistance, public practice and performance media, on various scales of production within structures of neoliberal and liberal government and power.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Peter Lichtenfels
    • 1
  • John Rouse
    • 2
  1. 1.University of CaliforniaDavisUSA
  2. 2.Department of Theatre and DanceUniversity of CaliforniaSan DiegoUSA

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