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Author Kershaw, Baz.

Title The radical in performance : between Brecht and Baudrillard / Baz Kershaw
Published London : Routledge, 1999
London ; New York : Routledge, 1999
1999

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Description xiv,252 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Prologue: radicalising performance -- Introduction: pathologies of hope -- Pt. I. Theatre and performance: on the cusp of a paradigm shift. 1. The limits of theatre. 2. The excesses of performance -- Pt. II. Performance, participation, power. 3. Fighting in the streets: performance, protest and politics. 4. The shadow of oppression: performance, the panopticon and ethics. 5. The death of nostalgia: performance, memory and genetics. 6. The sight of the blind: performance, community and ecology -- Epilogue: the radical in performance
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Performing arts -- Political aspects.
Theater -- Political aspects.
LC no. 98055479
ISBN 0415186676 cased
0415186684 paperback