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Volume 57, Number 1, Spring 2013 (T217)

Table of Contents


p. i


The Kiss

pp. 2-4


Reinventing the Show Trial: Putin and Pussy Riot

pp. 7-17

New Orleans After the Flood

Tank Drama

pp. 18-25

Swimming Upstream: A Rain Dance

pp. 26-33

Reclaiming, Remembering, Resisting: Swimming Upstream Flows from the Superdome into the New Orleans Diaspora

pp. 34-47

Performance and Cross-Racial Storytelling in Post-Katrina New Orleans: Interviews with John O’Neal, Carol Bebelle, and Nicholas Slie

pp. 48-69

On Thieves, Spiritless Bodies, and Creole Soul: Dancing through the Streets of New Orleans

pp. 70-87

Re-membering the Tribe: Networks of Recovery in Rex Nettleford’s Katrina

pp. 88-101

Student Essay Contest Winner

The Empty Chair Is Not So Empty: Ghosts and the Performance of Memory in Post-Katrina New Orleans

pp. 102-115


The Image of the Martyr in Syrian Performance and Web Activism

pp. 116-136

The Informative Public of Performance: A Study of Viennese Actionism, 1965–1970

pp. 137-151

Between Laboratory and Institution: Practice as Research in No Man’s Land

pp. 152-166

Critical Acts

Dashing at a Nightmare: Haunting Macbeth in Sleep No More

pp. 167-175

Peer Gynt at Bergen’s Den Nationale Scene: Conventional or Controversial?

pp. 176-179


On Directing and Dramaturgy: Burning the House by Eugenio Barba (review)

pp. 180-182

Lynching and Spectacle: Witnessing Racial Violence in America, 1890–1940 by Amy Louise Wood, and: Living with Lynching: African American Lynching Plays, Performance, and Citizenship, 1890–1930 by Koritha Mitchell (review)

pp. 182-184

Slaves to Fashion: Black Dandyism and the Styling of Black Diasporic Identity by Monica L. Miller (review)

pp. 185-186

Playz from the Boom Box Galaxy: Theatre from the Hip Hop Generation ed. by Kim Euell et al., and: Say Word! Voices from Hip Hop Theater: An Anthology ed. by Daniel Banks (review)

pp. 186-190

Showtime: A History of the Broadway Musical Theater by Larry Stempel, and: South Pacific: Paradise Rewritten by Jim Lovensheimer (review)

pp. 190-193

More Books

pp. 193-195

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