restricted access   Volume 53, Number 4, Winter 2009 (T 204)

Table of Contents


The League of Time

pp. 2-3

In Memory

Brooks McNamara 1937–2009

pp. 7-9

Augusto Boal 1931–2009

pp. 10-11

Letters, Etc.

Tainted by Association

pp. 12-17


p. 17


The Red Mask of Sanity: Paul Robeson, HUAC, and the Sound of Cold War Performance

pp. 18-48

Ketmanship in Opole: Jerzy Grotowski and the Price of Artistic Freedom

pp. 49-77

Tadeusz Kantor and Hamed Taheri: Of Political Theatre/Performance

pp. 78-91

Cognitive Science and Performance

Cognitive Neuroscience and Acting: Imagination, Conceptual Blending, and Empathy

pp. 92-103

Wrinkles, Wormholes, and Hamlet: The Wooster Group's Hamlet as a Challenge to Periodicity

pp. 104-119

Research-Based Practice: Situating Vertical City between Artistic Development and Applied Cognitive Science

pp. 120-136

Student Essay Contest Honorable Mention

On Reception of Improvised Music

pp. 137-149


Porco Morto

pp. 151-162

Critical Acts

Deer in the Headlights: The Sites and Sights of Noémie Lafrance's Home

pp. 171-176

The Sensation of Waiting: Beth Gill's what it looks like, what it feels like

pp. 171-176

Crossing Paths: SIGNA's The 11th Knife at PSi #14

pp. 176-182


The Columbia Encyclopedia of Modern Drama (review)

pp. 183-185

Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia (review)

pp. 185-187

Autobiography and Performance: Performing Selves (review)

pp. 187-189

The Theatricality of Robert Lepage (review)

pp. 189-190

The People Have Never Stopped Dancing: Native American Modern Dance Histories (review)

pp. 191-192


TDR Volume 53 Index

pp. 193-201