restricted access   Volume 60, Number 1, Spring 2016 (T229)

Table of Contents


Aguas Calientes

pp. 2-3

TDR Comment

NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts at 50

pp. 8-9


Foul Play: Soccer’s “Infamous Thespians” and the Cultural Politics of Diving

pp. 10-24

White-Skinned Gods: Thor Heyerdahl, the Kon-Tiki Museum, and the Racial Theory of Polynesian Origins

pp. 25-49

Negotiating Gender and Tradition: A Woman Dalang Performs Wayang Lemah in Bali

pp. 50-66

Beating the Daf and Darbuka: Testing the Boundaries of Ethnicity, Evoking a National Imaginary, and Dancing a Contemporary Iraqi Identity

pp. 67-78

Performing and Conforming: Iran’s Fadjr International Theatre Festival

pp. 79-92

The Art of the Loop: Analogy, Aurality, History, Performance

pp. 93-115

The Structure of Plasticity: Resistance and Accommodation in Russian New Drama

pp. 116-131

The Postmortal Life of Savages: Witkiewicz and Malinowski Disinterred

pp. 132-149

Critical Acts

Capitalism and Corporealities: Helena Waldmann’s Made in Bangladesh

pp. 150-156

Performing the Un-Chosen Israeli Body: Nataly Zukerman’s Haguf Ha’acher

pp. 157-164

Choreographing Violence: Arkadi Zaides’s Archive

pp. 165-170


The Theatrical Public Sphere by Christopher B. Balme (review)

pp. 171-173

The Routledge Companion to Puppetry and Material Performance ed. by Dassia N. Posner, Claudia Orenstein, John Bell (review)

pp. 173-175

The Choreographic by Jenn Joy (review)

pp. 175-178

Staging Ageing: Theatre, Performance, and the Narrative of Decline by Michael Mangan (review)

pp. 178-179

Thought in the Act: Passages in the Ecology of Experience by Erin Manning, Brian Massumi (review)

pp. 180-181

Enacting Nature: Ecocritical Perspectives on Indigenous Performance ed. by Birgit Däwes, Marc Maufort (review)

pp. 182-184

New World Drama: The Performative Commons in the Atlantic World, 1649–1849 by Elizabeth Maddock Dillon, and: The Captive Stage: Performance and the Proslavery Imagination of the Antebellum North by Douglas A. Jones, Jr. (review)

pp. 184-188

More Books

pp. 188-190