Performing #MeToo
Language: en
Authors: Judith Rudakoff
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-19 - Publisher: Intellect Books

A tweet by American actor and activist Alyssa Milano, sent on October 15, 2017, opened the floodgates to an outpouring of testimony and witnessing across the Twitterverse that reverberated throughout social media. Facebook status lines quickly began to read “Me too,” and #MeToo was trending. That tweet re-launched the ‘me
#MeToo and the Politics of Social Change
Language: en
Pages: 350
Authors: Bianca Fileborn, Rachel Loney-Howes
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-16 - Publisher: Springer Nature

#MeToo has sparked a global re-emergence of sexual violence activism and politics. This edited collection uses the #MeToo movement as a starting point for interrogating contemporary debates in anti-sexual violence activism and justice-seeking. It draws together 19 accessible chapters from academics, practitioners, and sexual violence activists across the globe to
Materializing Digital Futures
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Toija Cinque, Jordan Beth Vincent
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-27 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

Digital, visual media are found in most aspects of everyday life, from workplaces to household devices - computer and digital television screens, appliances such as refrigerators and home assistants, and applications for social media and gaming. Each technologically enabled opportunity brings an increasingly sophisticated language with the act of pursuing
Harold Pinter
Language: en
Pages: 241
Authors: Basil Chiasson, Catriona Fallow
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-28 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This important book offers a thematic collection of critical essays, ideal for undergraduate courses on modern British theatre, on Harold Pinter's theatrical works, alongside new interviews with contemporary theatre practitioners. The life and works of Harold Pinter (1930–2008), a pivotal figure in British theatre, have been widely discussed, debated and
Dramaturgy of Migration
Language: en
Pages: 158
Authors: Yana Meerzon, Katharina Pewny
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-11 - Publisher: Routledge

Dramaturgy of Migration: Staging Multilingual Encounters in Contemporary Theatre examines the function of dramaturgy and the role of the dramaturg in making a theatre performance situated at the crossroads of multiple theatre forms and performative devices. This book explores how these forms and devices are employed, challenged, experimented with, and