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Contesting Performance free pdf Contesting Performance, now in paperback and with a new Preface by Maaike Bleeker, is a landmark collection of essays by international scholars that addresses the global development of performance research in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. Aimed at students and researchers around the world, the collection functions as a critical reader on diverse, localised approaches to studying performance, while also revealing networks of practical and theoretical concerns that contest dominant paradigms of performance studies.

About Jon McKenzie

JON MCKENZIE is Director of DesignLab and Associate Professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA, where he teaches courses in performance theory, new media, and civil disobedience. He is author of Perform or Else: From Discipline to Performance (Routledge, 2001), and such articles as 'Democracy's Performance' and 'Global Feeling: (Almost) All You Need is Love.' HEIKE ROMS is Senior Lecturer in Performance Studies at Aberystwyth University, UK. Her writing has appeared in Ballett/Tanz, Frakcija, Inter, Live Art Magazine, Maska, Performance Research, and in edited collections. C. J. W.-L. WEE is Associate Professor of English at the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He is the author of Culture, Empire, and the Question of Being Modern (Lexington, 2003) and The Asian Modern: Culture, Capitalist Development, Singapore (Hong Kong University Press, 2007).

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Author : Jon McKenzie
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 22 June 2012
ISBN : 1137011181
EAN : 9781137011183
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 288 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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