restricted access   Volume 54, Number 2, Summer 2010 (T 206)

Table of Contents


Pentameter [excerpt] Nature Theater of Oklahoma

pp. 2-3


Protest Now and Again

pp. 7-11

"There's Something Happenin' Here …

pp. 12-17

Performing Pakistani Politics

Performative Interventions in the Body Politic of Pakistan

pp. 18-28

Hijraism: Jostling for a Third Space in Pakistani Politics

pp. 29-50

Sext of Saudade

pp. 51-59

Jihad Against Violence: A One-Act Play

pp. 60-69


Performed Weeping: Drama and Emotional Management in Women's Wailing

pp. 70-90

Libad nang Apung Iru and Pamamaku king Krus: Performances of Ambivalence in Kapampangan Cultural Spectacles

pp. 91-102

Muerte Sin Fin: Teresa Margolles's Gendered States of Exception

pp. 103-125

Seeing Cage, Hearing Beuys

pp. 126-154

Critical Acts

The Ethics and Pragmatics of Making Heritage a Commodity: Ghana's PANAFEST 2009

pp. 155-163

Opening of PANAFEST and Grand Durbar of Chiefs

pp. 156-158

Naming Ceremony and River Crossing

p. 158

Reverential Night

pp. 158-161

Emancipation Day: Grand Durbar and Wreath Laying

pp. 161-163

Festival Iberoamericano de Teatro de Cádiz

pp. 163-173

"We Need More Lumumbas": Castillo and Youth Onstage! Organize A Season in the Congo

pp. 174-180


Theatre, Intimacy & Engagement: The Last Human Venue (review)

pp. 181-183

The Actor, Image, and Action: Acting and Cognitive Neuroscience (review)

pp. 183-184

The World of Lucha Libre: Secrets, Revelations, and Mexican National Identity, and: Ringside: A History of Professional Wrestling in America, and: Slaphappy: Pride, Prejudice, and Professional Wrestling (review)

pp. 184-188

Stages of Emergency: Cold War Nuclear Civil Defense (review)

pp. 188-190

Spalding Gray's America (review)

pp. 190-192