New Collection on Community-Based Performance
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Tobin Nellhaus" <nellhaus@...>
To: <list-sociodrama@...>; "TASC discussion list"
Sent: Thursday, July 26, 2001 4:31 AM
Subject: New Collection on Community-Based Performance
> I am pleased to inform this list that a new collection of essays on
> community-based performance is now available.
> *Performing Democracy: International Perspectives on Urban Community-Based
> Performance*, edited by Susan C. Haedicke and Tobin Nellhaus (University
> Michigan Press) gathers 23 new essays, including critical analyses and
> reports, looking at performances in North America, Asia, Europe, Latin
> America, the Middle East, and Africa. Genres covered include community
> history plays, agitprop, forum theater, puppetry, dance, and
> The performance projects involve many different types of community, such
> youth, senoirs, gays and lesbians, immigrants, and prison inmates. Thus
> book reveals the great range and variety of community-based performance,
> while also discussing challenges and issues before it.
> The book is available in hardcover and paperback editions, so it can be
> for undergraduate and graduate courses as well as suggested for your
> libraries. If you are attending the ATHE conference, look for it at the
> University of Michigan Press booth. Several of the book's contributors
> surprisingly, members of TASC) will be at the conference as well.
> Thanks, T.
> Tobin Nellhaus
> "Faith requires us to be materialists without flinching": C.S. Peirce
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