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Our final Performance Studies Working Group session of the school year will be a group conversation about the state of the field of performance studies.

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Mary Isbell - Amateur Stages: Nineteenth-Century Theatricals on Land and at Sea

January 16, 2014
Amateur Stages recovers the “theatrical” as a distinct type…
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La Marr Jurelle Bruce - 'Inversions of the World': Madness, Blackness, and Radical Creativity

January 16, 2014
“‘Inversions of the World’: Madness, Blackness, and Radical…
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Elise Morrison - Discipline and Desire: Surveillance, Feminism, Performance

September 5, 2012
  Discipline and Desire: Surveillance, Feminism,…
Imperial Balls: the Arts of Sex, War and Dancing in India, England and the Caribbean, 1800-1850

John Cooper - Imperial Balls: An Art History of Sex, War, and Dancing in India, England, and the Caribbean

August 29, 2012
Nautch dancing in Lucknow and Calcutta The Anglo-Indian word nautch derives…
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Lynda Paul - Sonic Vegas: Live Virtuality and the Cirque du Soleil

August 29, 2012
My current work addresses the role of music and sound in…