Staging Stigma

Staging Stigma

by Michael M. Chemers
     
 

ISBN-10: 0230610668

ISBN-13: 9780230610668

Pub. Date: 11/01/2008

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Staging Stigma critically examines the freak show performance tradition, using meticulous historical research and cultural criticism to change the way we understand both performance and disability.  See more details below

Overview

Staging Stigma critically examines the freak show performance tradition, using meticulous historical research and cultural criticism to change the way we understand both performance and disability.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230610668
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
11/01/2008
Series:
Palgrave Studies in Theatre and Performance History Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

Foreword Introduction: The Ugly Word Staging Stigma Prurience and Propriety Enlightenment and Wonder Pathology and Prodigy Exploitation and Transgression Conclusion: God's Own Artwork

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