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  • The Performative Power of Vocality

    1st Edition

    By Virginie Magnat

    The Performative Power of Vocality offers a fresh perspective on voice as a subject of critical inquiry by employing an interdisciplinary and cross-cultural approach. Conventional treatment of voice in theatre and performance studies too often regards it as a subcategory of actor training,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Voice Studies

  • Einstein on the Beach: Opera beyond Drama

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jelena . Novak, John Richardson

    Philip Glass and Robert Wilson’s most celebrated collaboration, the landmark opera Einstein on the Beach, had its premiere at the Avignon Festival in 1976. During its initial European tour, Metropolitan Opera premiere, and revivals in 1984 and 1992, Einstein provoked opposed reactions from both…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Ashgate Interdisciplinary Studies in Opera

  • Beggars Banquet and the Rolling Stones' Rock and Roll Revolution

    ‘They Call My Name Disturbance', 1st Edition

    Edited by Russell Reising

    The Rolling Stones’ Beggars Banquet is one of the seminal albums in rock history. Arguably it not only marks the advent of the ‘mature’ sound of the Rolling Stones but lays out a new blueprint for an approach to blues-based rock music that would endure for several decades. From its title to the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • Scottish Dance Beyond 1805

    Reaction and Regulation, 1st Edition

    By Patricia H Ballantyne

    Scottish Dance Beyond 1805 presents a history of Scottish music and dance over the last 200 years, with a focus on sources originating in Aberdeenshire, when steps could be adapted in any way the dancer pleased. The book explains the major changes in the way that dance was taught and performed by…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethnomusicology

  • Cultural Reflections of Medusa

    The Shadow in the Glass, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Hedgecock

    This project studies the patterns in which the Medusa myth shapes, constructs, and transforms new meanings of women today, correlating portrayals in ancient Greek myth, nineteenth- century Symbolist painting, and new, controversial, visions of women in contemporary art. The myth of the Medusa has…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Feminist War Games?

    Mechanisms of War, Feminist Values, and Interventional Games, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jon Saklofske, Alyssa Arbuckle, Jon Bath

    Feminist War Games? explores the critical intersections and collisions between feminist values and perceptions of war, by asking whether feminist values can be asserted as interventional approaches to the design, play, and analysis of games that focus on armed conflict and economies of violence.…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • Embodiment and Disembodiment in Live Art

    From Grotowski to Hologram, 1st Edition

    By Ke Shi

    Liveness is a pivotal issue for performance theorists and artists. As live art covers both embodiment and disembodiment, many scholars have emphasized the former and interpreted the latter as the opposite side of liveness. In this book, the author demonstrates that disembodiment is also an…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Art in Science Museums

    Towards a Post-Disciplinary Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Camilla Rossi-Linnemann, Giulia de Martini

    Art in Science Museums brings together perspectives from different practitioners to reflect on the status and meaning of art programmes in science centres and museums around the world. Presenting a balanced mix of theoretical perspectives, practitioners’ reflections, and case-studies, this volume…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Memento Mori in Contemporary Art

    Theologies of Lament and Hope, 1st Edition

    By Taylor Worley

    This book explores how four contemporary artists—Francis Bacon, Joseph Beuys, Robert Gober, and Damien Hirst—pursue the question of death through their fraught appropriations of Christian imagery. Each artist is shown to not only pose provocative theological questions, but also to question the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Theology, Imagination and the Arts

  • Immersive Communication

    The Communication Paradigm of the Third Media Age, 1st Edition

    By Qin Li

    Communication, like the atmosphere itself, is ubiquitous and essential for humans and with the development of new technologies, such as wireless internet, 3D printing and virtual reality, it has become almost impossible to live without it. In addition, means of communication have changed…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Baroque Lorca

    An Archaist Playwright for the New Stage, 1st Edition

    By Andrés Pérez-Simón

    Baroque Lorca: An Arcaist Playwright for the New Stage defines Federico García Lorca’s trajectory in the theater as a lifelong search for an audience. It studies a wide range of dramatic writings that Lorca created for the theater, in direct response to the conditions of his contemporary industry,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Interpersonal Positioning in English as a Lingua Franca Interactions

    1st Edition

    By Svitlana Klötzl, Birgit Swoboda

    This book offers a critical reflection on interpersonal positioning across both large- and small-scale contexts and highlights the multi-faceted nature of intercultural communication in today’s global world. The volume establishes positioning primarily as the negotiation of interpersonal…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language and Communication

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