Staging Black Feminisms

Staging Black Feminisms explores the development and principles of black British women's plays and performance since the late Twentieth century.

Staging Black Feminisms

Staging Black Feminisms explores the development and principles of black British women's plays and performance since the late Twentieth century. Using contemporary performance theory to explore key themes, it offers close textual readings and production analysis of a range of plays, performance poetry and live art works by practitioners.

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Staging Feminisms
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Anita Singh
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-15 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book questions how feminist beliefs are enacted within an artistic context. It critically examines the intersection of violence, gender, performance and power through contemporary interventionist performances. The volume explores a host of key themes like feminism and folk epic, community theatre, performance as radical cultural intervention, volatile bodies and
Staging Black Feminisms
Language: en
Pages: 229
Authors: Lynette Goddard
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-04-12 - Publisher: Springer

Staging Black Feminisms explores the development and principles of black British women's plays and performance since the late Twentieth century. Using contemporary performance theory to explore key themes, it offers close textual readings and production analysis of a range of plays, performance poetry and live art works by practitioners.
Staging International Feminisms
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: E. Aston, S. Case
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-10-17 - Publisher: Springer

This is a landmark anthology of international feminist theatre research. A three-part structure orientates readers through Cartographies of feminist critical navigations of the global arena; the staging of feminist Interventions in a range of international contexts; and Manifestos for today's feminist practitioners, activists and academics.
Staging Queer Feminisms
Language: en
Pages: 263
Authors: Sarah French
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-13 - Publisher: Springer

This book examines sexuality, gender and race in Australia’s vibrant independent theatre and performance culture. It analyses selected feminist and queer performances that interrogate the cultural construction of sexuality and gender, challenge the normative trends of mainstream Australian society and culture and open up spaces for alternative representations of gender
Restaging Feminisms
Language: en
Pages: 132
Authors: Elaine Aston
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-18 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Restaging Feminisms offers a re-encounter with the tripartite modelling of liberal, radical, and socialist feminisms foundational to establishing feminist approaches to theatre. This lucid account of past-present connections to the staging of feminism assesses the legacies and renewals of all three feminist dynamics as they intersect with austerity Britain, the