Performance Studies Issues and Methods

H42.2617 Fall 2000
Department of Performance Studies, New York University

Book Order

  1. Abercrombie, Nicholas, and Brian Longhurst. 1998. Audiences: a sociological theory of performance and imagination. Thousand Oaks, California: Sage.

  2. Auslander, Philip. 1999. Liveness performance in a mediatized culture. London, New York: Routledge.

  3. Austin, J. L. 1980. How To Do Things With Words. New York: Oxford University Press.

  4. Browning, Barbara. 1995. Samba: Resistance in Motion. Bloomington: Indiana University.

  5. Carlson, Marvin. 1996. Performance: A Critical Introduction. New York: Routledge.

  6. Dayan, Daniel, and Elihu Katz. 1992. Media events the live broadcasting of history. Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press.

  7. Goffman, Erving. 1959. The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life. Garden City: Doubleday.

  8. Gropius, Walter, and Arthur S. Wensinger, eds. 1996. The Theater of the Bauhaus. ed. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

  9. Hartman, Saidiya V. 1997. Scenes of subjection : terror, slavery, and self-making in nineteenth-century America. New York: Oxford University Press.

  10. Huizinga, Johan. 1970. Homo Ludens: A Study of the Play Element in Culture. London: Paladin.

  11. Jameson, Fredric. 1998. Brecht and method. London, New York: Verso.

  12. Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Barbara. 1998. Destination Culture: Tourism, Museums, and Heritage. Berkeley: University of California Press.

  13. Muñoz, Jose Esteban. 1999. Disidentifications: queers of color and the performance of politics. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

  14. Newton, Esther. 1979. Mother camp female impersonators in America. Phoenix ed ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

  15. Pavis, Patrice. 1998. Dictionary of the theatre: terms, concepts, and analysis. trans. Christine Shantz. Toronto: University of Toronto.

  16. Phelan, Peggy. 1993. Unmarked: The Politics of Performance. New York: Routledge.

  17. Roach, Joseph R. 1996. Cities of the Dead: Circum-Atlantic Performance. New York: Columbia University Press.

  18. Schechner, Richard. 1985. Between Theatre and Anthropology. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.

  19. Schimmel, Paul, Kristine Stiles, and Museum of Contemporary Art (Los Angeles, Calif.). 1998. Out of actions between performance and the object, 1949-1979. Los Angeles, Calif, New York: The Museum of Contemporary Art. Thames and Hudson.

  20. Taylor, Diana. 1996. Disappearing Acts: Spectacles of Gender and Nationalism in Argentina's Dirty War. Durham: Duke University Press.

  21. Thiong'o, Ngugi wa. 1998. Penpoints, gunpoints, and dreams : the performance of literature and power in post-colonial Africa . New York: Oxford University Press.

  22. Turkle, Sherry. 1995. Life on the screen identity in the age of the Internet. New York: Simon & Schuster.

  23. Warr, Tracey, and Amelia Jones. 2000. The artist's body: Themes and Movements. London: Phaidon.

  24. Wulff, Helena. 1998. Ballet across borders career and culture in the world of dancers. Oxford, New York, NY: Berg.