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  • Refugees, Theatre and Crisisby Alison Jeffers

    Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 100.00

    Using examples of refugee arts and theatrical activity since the 1990s, this book examines how the 'refugee crisis' has conditioned all arts and cultural activity with refugees in a world where globalization and migration go hand in hand. more...

  • Religion, Theatre, and Performanceby Lance Gharavi

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 54.95

    The intersections of religion, politics, and performance form the loci of many of the most serious issues facing the world today, sites where some of the world?s most pressing and momentous events are contested and played out. That this circumstance warrants continued, thoughtful, and imaginative engagement from those within the fields of theatre... more...

  • Science: Dramaticby Eva-Sabine Zehelein

    Universitätsverlag Winter 2012; US$ 32.44

    Hauptbeschreibung "Science Plays" form a flourishing dramatic sub-genre. The present study provides an informative overview shedding light on the diversity of ways in which the natural sciences and/or scientists are put on stage. Detailed text-based analyses of eighteen plays, many of them previously unexamined elsewhere, exemplify the genre's remarkable... more...

  • The Sense of an Interiorby Diana Fuss

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 47.95

    The Sense of an Interior is a fascinating exploration of domestic space and of the ways it determines how writers work. The book looks at four famous figures - Emily Dickinson, Sigmund Freud, Helen Keller, and Marcel Proust, and examines the relationship between their work and the spaces where they wrote. more...

  • Sites of Performanceby Clark Lunberry

    Anthem Press 2014; US$ 99.00

    ?Sites of Performance: Of Time and Memory? focuses on the impact of time and memory as they intersect and constitute the varied spaces of theatre, performance and installation art. more...

  • Stages of Evilby Robert Lima

    The University Press of Kentucky 2005; US$ 55.00

    "The evil that men do" has been chronicled for thousands of years on the European stage, and perhaps nowhere else is human fear of our own evil more detailed than in its personifications in theater. In Stages of Evil, Robert Lima explores the sociohistorical implications of Christian and pagan representations of evil and the theatrical creativity... more...

  • Staging Holocaust Resistanceby Gene A. Plunka

    Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 105.00

    Plunka argues that drama is the ideal art form to revitalize the collective memory of Holocaust resistance. This comparative drama study examines a variety of international plays - some quite well-known, others more obscure - that focus on collective or individual defiance of the Nazis. more...

  • Tangierby Josh Shoemake

    I.B.Tauris 2013; US$ 14.95

    Morocco, literary history, travel writing, beat writers, more...

  • Theatre, Opera and Consciousness.by Daniel Meyer-Dinkgräfe

    Editions Rodopi 2013; US$ 61.00

    The study of consciousness has developed considerably over the past ten years, with an emphasis on seeking to explain subjective experience. Our understanding of key questions relating to the performing arts, in theory and practice, benefits from the insights of consciousness studies. Theatre, Opera and Consciousness discusses selected concerns of... more...

  • Theatre at the Crossroads of Cultureby Patrice Pavis

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 51.95

    Western culture has a long and fraught history of cultural appropriation, a history that has particular resonance within performance practice. Patrice Pavis asks what is at stake politically and aesthetically when cultures meet at the crossroads of theatre.? A series of major recent productions are analysed, including Peter Brook's Mahabharata ,... more...