Collects some of the most exciting, provocative, and moving solo performances on animals, grounded by commentaries that help put these engaging works in a larger context.
A look at how those outside the racial and sexual mainstream negotiate majority culture—not by aligning themselves with or against exclusionary works but rather by transforming these works for their own cultural purposes. Muñoz calls this process “disidentification,” and through a study of its workings, he develops a new perspective on minority performance, survival, and activism.
Boxset contains 40 DVDS documenting public events with contextualising texts. Shelved in Oversize section.
Part of the Trashing Performance programme – the second year of Performance Matters – 25-29th October 2011.
This item is part of the Study Room Guide On Disability and New Artistic Models by Aaron Williamson (P1529)