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Staging Black Feminisms : Identity, Politics, Performance

By: Goddard, Lynette, Dr.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Performance Interventions: Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007Description: 1 online resource (240 p.).ISBN: 9780230801448.Subject(s): Black theater | English drama - 20th century - | English drama - Women authors - | HistoryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Staging Black Feminisms : Identity, Politics, PerformanceDDC classification: 792.02808996041 | 822.914099287 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I History and Aesthetics; 1 Black British Women and Theatre: An Overview; 2 Black Feminist Performance Aesthetics; Part II Plays; 3 Winsome Pinnock's Migration Narratives; 4 Jacqueline Rudet (Re)Writing Sexual Deviancy; 5 Jackie Kay and Valerie Mason-John's Zamis, Lesbians and Queers; Part III Performances; 6 Black Mime Theatre Women's Troop; 7 Solo Voices: Performance Art, Dance and Poetry; Part IV Conclusions; 8 Black Feminist Futures?; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Summary: 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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Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I History and Aesthetics; 1 Black British Women and Theatre: An Overview; 2 Black Feminist Performance Aesthetics; Part II Plays; 3 Winsome Pinnock's Migration Narratives; 4 Jacqueline Rudet (Re)Writing Sexual Deviancy; 5 Jackie Kay and Valerie Mason-John's Zamis, Lesbians and Queers; Part III Performances; 6 Black Mime Theatre Women's Troop; 7 Solo Voices: Performance Art, Dance and Poetry; Part IV Conclusions; 8 Black Feminist Futures?; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z

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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LYNETTE GODDARD is a Lecturer in the Department of Drama and Theatre, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK

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