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Art for Animals: Visual Culture and Animal Advocacy, 1870-1914

Artist/Author: J. Keri Cronin | Reference: P4044 | ISBN: 978-0271080109 | Type: Publication

Explores the early history of animal rights through the images and the people who harnessed their power. 

Arts of the Working Class: the Americas Issue

Editor: Elizabeth Otto, The Winter Office | Reference: P4038 | Type: Publication

The 7th issue of the newspaper is the first one to focus on a region; it commits to reconsidering Americas colonial stories and their marks on its present global condition. In multiple languages.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041)

Text-Sound Texts

Artist/Author: Richard Kostelanetz | Reference: P3944 | ISBN: 978-0688036164 | Type: Publication

Anthology of scores, scripts, instructions, diagrams and documentation of art works that are meant to be heard. 

Readings in Performance and Ecology

Editor: Wendy Arons and Theresa J. May | Reference: P3773 | ISBN: 978-1-137-46700-3 | Type: Publication

Focuses on how theatre, dance, and other forms of performance are helping to transform our ecological values. 

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Resist!: How to Be an Activist in the Age of Defiance

Artist/Author: Michael Segalov | Reference: P3625 | ISBN: 978-1786272171 | Type: Publication

How-to guide for people looking to make a stand. Included are solid pieces of advice, practical tips and inspirational stories from those who have already successfully stood up and made a difference. 

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

 

Indian Legends 1

Editor: Mary Anne Moser | Reference: P3586 | ISBN: 78-0920159705 | Type: Publication

One of three catalogues published for thee exhibition As Public As Race, a series of performances organised in Summer 1992.
James Luna's performance was held on June 3rd. 

Bugs

Artist/Author: Life of a Craphead | Reference: V0771 | Type: Video

A satire about a bug society and its most powerful family. 72 mins.

The Body in Film

Artist/Author: R. Bruce Elder | Reference: P3501 | ISBN: 0919777848 | Type: Publication

Catalogue to accompany a film series held at the Art Gallery of Ontario (1989). 

La connaissance > l’empathie et l’art de la performance

Artist/Author: Lynn Lu | Reference: A0753 | ISBN: 0825-8708 | Type: Publication

Part of the Something Human Study Room Guide on Southeast Asian performance (P3334).

Nipples! I have no Nipples!

Artist/Author: Pam Patterson | Reference: D2270 | Type: DVD

On brest cancer and resistance.

Part of PSI 12.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Performance Recipes for Public Spaces

Editor: La Centrale | Reference: P3316 | Type: Publication

Postcards with suggestions for public space performances. In English and French.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Rights Here! Theatre and Law for Human Rights - documentation

Editor: Ted Little | Reference: P3317 | Type: Publication

A community based Human Rights Education project that uses theatre to engage young people from culturally diverse populations in dialogue about human rights with the Montreal community. Includes promotional material and photos of phases 1 and 2 and evaluation of phase 2.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Caribbean life in Quebec: A pictorial history of the 60s, 70s and 80s

Artist/Author: Aziz Choudry, Desiree Rochat, Frantz Voltaire, Diana Loredana Nedelcu | Reference: P3301 | ISBN: 978-2-89454-443-3 | Type: Publication

Presents a thematic history; every chapter explores a specific theme through pictures, offers explanations to contextualize them while offering additional bibliographic references in relation to the theme, for further research. In French and English.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Seeds

Artist/Author: Annabel Soutar | Reference: P3305 | ISBN: 978-0889227019 | Type: Publication

Part courtroom drama and part social satire, the play presents an intelligent portrait of farming and scientific communities in conflict and at the same time penetrates the complex science of genetically modified crops.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Nurtured by Knowledge: Learning to Do Participatory Action Research

Editor: Susan E. Smith, Dennis G. Willms, Nancy A. Johnson | Reference: P3304 | ISBN: 978-0945257813 | Type: Publication

Examines the frustrations and limitations of conventional Western academic research on social change and describes the struggle to fashion a new approach based on the principle that people have a universal right to participate in the production of knowledge that directly affects their lives.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Teaching for Change: Popular Education and the Labor Movement

Editor: Linda Delp, Miranda Outman-Kramer, Susan J Schurman, Kent Wong | Reference: P3284 | ISBN: 978-0615122755 | Type: Publication

Relying primarily on first-hand reports from educators themselves, supplemented by interviews with practitioners, the chapters describe popular education approaches to organizing, leadership development, and building labor-community alliances. 

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR).
 

The Knotty Ethics of Using Family Material in History History History

Artist/Author: Deborah Pearson | Reference: A0742 | Type: Article

On negotiating consent and ethics in autobiographical performance. With contributions from Mary Pearson.

Interview with Rose English about ‘Berlin’

Artist/Author: Lynn McRitchie | Reference: A0657 | Type: Article

Includes performance description. From Centerfold.

Found in miscellaneous article folder #5B

This item is part of the 'Glimpses of before: 1970s UK Performance Art' Study Room Guide by Helena Goldwater (P2497)

Agit Prop: Performance in Banff

Editor: Lorne Falk | Reference: P2932 | ISBN: 9780920159903 | Type: Publication

Catalogue from the first performance series held at The Banff Centre and in Alberta.  9-25 July 1982. 

Art Papers: Artists Working in Communities

Editor: Ruth Resnicowâs | Reference: P2627 | Type: Publication

Volume largely focused on funding and the survival of the arts. 

You, me, the theatre: is it enough?

Artist/Author: Alex Lazaridis Ferguson | Reference: A0594 | Type: Article

The author reviews the performances presented at PuSh Festival 2014, Vancouver.

Collective Echoes – Projects for Public Space

Editor: M. Simon Levin, Henry Tsang | Reference: P2033 | ISBN: 0-9732565-0-8 | Type: Publication

This catalogue recontextualises a series of public projects implemented between 1998 and 2002 within the city of Vancouver, british Columbia.

Live at the End of the Century – Aspects of Performance in Vancouver

Editor: Brice Canyon | Reference: P1980 | ISBN: 1-895329-41-8 | Type: Publication

Publication charting the history, motivations, aesthetics, viewpoints politics of performance in Vancouver. Essays by Glenn Alteen, Warren Arcan, Ivan Coyote, todd David, Margaret dragu, Karen Henry, Kiss & Tell, Glenn Lewis, Aiyyana Maracle, Tanya Mars, Archer Pechawis, Judy Radul, Paul Wong.

CAUTION

Artist/Author: Sinead O'Donnell | Reference: P1963 | ISBN: 978-0-9565621-5-9 | Type: Publication

Six international performance artists collaborate on a project exploring invisible disability through ‘living art' practice. CAUTION includes one DVD of video works and one CD of talking text.

Violent

Artist/Author: Sinead O'Donnell | Reference: D1745 | Type: DVD

BioBoxes: Artifacting Human Experience

Artist/Author: Various | Reference: D1147 | Type: DVD

BIOBOXES are a collection of one-person shows for one-person audiences that take place in an intimate theatre: a box worn on the actors’ shoulders. BIOBOXES: Artifacting Human Experience are six bilingual boxes in both English and another language. Six artists of diversity created performances drawn from interviews with six first-generation Canadians of the same culture. Originally co-produced by Theatre Replacement and the High Performance Rodeo, BIOBOXES is directed by Maiko Bae Yamamoto and James Long and built by Kofu Yamamoto, with video design by Candelario Andrade, dramaturgy by Kris Nelson and featuring the talents of: Anita Rochon, Marco Soriano, Paul Ternes, Cindy Mochizuki, Donna Soares, and Una Memisevic.

Taking the Leap

Artist/Author: Lys Stevens | Reference: P1120 | Type: Publication

A guide and presentation for emerging dance artists in Montreal. Unbound photocopies

Spasm II - The Couture of Contemporaneity

Artist/Author: Various | Reference: P0689 | ISBN: 0-9689334-2-4 | Type: Publication

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The Post-Colonial Studies Reader

Editor: Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths and Helen Tiffin | Reference: P0367 | ISBN: 978-0415345651 | Type: Publication

The essential introduction to the most important texts in post-colonial theory and criticism.

This item is part of the Study Room Guide on Performance, Politics, Ethics and Human Rights by Adrien Sina (P0661)

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).