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Editor: Eleonora Fabião, André Lepecki | Reference: P3555 | ISBN: 978-85-69099-02-4 | Type: Publication

A chronology of actions she performed between 2008 and 2015. The book was made in a limited edition, to be given, received, traded, lost, found, purposely lost lost, donated lent, passed on – and never sold.

Fat Activism: A Radical Social Movemen

Artist/Author: Charlotte Cooper | Reference: P3540 | ISBN: 978-1910849002 | Type: Publication

A fat activist with more than 30 years experience, lifts the lid on a previously unexplored social movement and offers a fresh perspective on one of the major problems of our times.

Petri dish culture

Artist/Author: Nabil Shaban | Reference: A0824 | Type: Article

Creativity should nourish us all, not just the privileged few.

Women, the arts and globalization

Editor: Marsha Meskimmon,‎ Dorothy C. Rowe | Reference: P3532 | ISBN: 978-0719096716 | Type: Publication

The essays in Women, the Arts and Globalization demonstrate that women in the arts are rarely positioned at the centre of the art market, and the movement of women globally (as travelers or migrants, empowered artists/scholars or exiled practitioners), rarely corresponds with the dominant models of global exchange. Rather, contemporary women’s art practices provide a fascinating instance of women’s eccentric experiences of the myriad effects of globalization.

Disability Culture and Community Performance: Find a Strange and Twisted Shape

Artist/Author: Petra Kuppers | Reference: P3527 | ISBN: 978-1137319920 | Type: Publication

Performances in hospices and on beaches; cross-cultural myth making in Wales, New Zealand and the US; communal poetry among mental health system survivors: this book presents a senior practitioner/critic's exploration of arts-based research processes sustained over more than a decade -a subtle engagement with disability culture.

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

Critical Vehicles: Writings, Projects, Interviews

Artist/Author: Krzysztof Wodiczko | Reference: P3495 | ISBN: 978-0262731225 | Type: Publication

A collection of Wodiczko's writings on his projects.

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

Everywhere is Somewhere

Artist/Author: Naseem Khan | Reference: P3483 | ISBN: 978-1-910422-39-7 | Type: Publication

Khan describes her unusual mixed family background and the pioneering role she played from the sixties onwards in the recognition of ethnic and minority arts.

Dream Audience

Artist/Author: Karen Christopher | Digital Reference: EF5263 | Type: Digital File

Documentation from the DIY 13 project, setting and testing ways of getting together to show unfinished work.

Madlove

Artist/Author: the vaccum cleaner and Hannah Hull | Digital Reference: EF5276 | Type: Digital File

A project based on the artists' experience of mental health, and their desire to find a positive space to experience mental distress… and enlightenment.

Birthmark: Tattooing in the gallery

Artist/Author: Liberate Tate | Editor: Lena Šimić & Emily Underwood-Lee | Reference: A0765 | Type: Publication

Exploring the ritual / performance / intervention that marks the tattoo-receivers journey from birth in parallel with the rise in carbon emissions that cause climate change.

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

Venus of the Rags /IN TRANSIT/ Eleusis, 2014

Editor: Mary Zygouri | Reference: P3438 | Type: Publication

Publication on the public performance in response to Michelangelo Pistoletto's scultpure / installation. 

I am LGB Textbook

Artist/Author: Loo Zihan | Reference: P3414 | Type: Publication

Textbook from the performance / social experiment. The audience (a.k.a participants) underwent several stages of assessments to decide who remained in the experiment, and who was liberated from it. By the end, only one participant was crowned “LGB”. Presented during the Singapore International Festival of Arts 2016.

The Earth Wants YOU

Artist/Author: Reverend Billy Talen | Reference: P3410 | ISBN: 978-0872867079 | Type: Publication

A motivational handbook, filled with inspired visions of a wild, creative, Earth-led cultural revolution. 

action recipes

Artist/Author: Lois Weaver | Reference: P3459 | Type: Publication

Part of Know How: A Study Room Guide on Live Art and working with older individuals and communities (P3140).

Against The Romance Of Community

Artist/Author: Miranda Joseph | Reference: P3325 | ISBN: 978-0816637966 | Type: Publication

Explores sites where the ideal of community relentlessly recurs, from debates over art and culture in the popular media, to the discourses and practices of nonprofit and nongovernmental organizations, to contemporary narratives of economic transformation or “globalization.” 

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).

Pocket Theatre M documentation

Artist/Author: Zorica Jevremović | Reference: D2262 | Type: DVD

Artist biography and promotional material for Pocket Theatre M (Džepno pozorište M), founded on the premises of a psychiatric clinic.

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

Document 17 - Art and the City

Artist/Author: CityArts | Reference: D2253 | Type: DVD

30 minute documentary about urban change and to role of arts and culture in Dublin, in the midst of regeneration.

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

Not for Rent: Conversations with Creative Activists in the U.K.

Editor: Stacy Wakefield and Grrrt | Reference: P3310 | ISBN: 978-0971297296 | Type: Publication

Interviews with squatters, eco-activists, musicians, and anarchists of all kinds in England and Scotland.

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

Art for Change- Loraine Leeson

Editor: Carmen Moersch | Reference: P3294 | ISBN: 9783926796981 | Type: Publication

Published on the occasion of the eponymous exhibition, held at the NGBK Berlin, from November, 4th to December 23rd 2005. In German and English.

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).

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).
 

Corpo em Contexto

Editor: Christina Fornaciari | Reference: P3271 | ISBN: 9788589044851 | Type: Publication

 Addresses cultural production related to marginalized sectors of society. In Portuguese.

Planetary Dance

Artist/Author: Misha Horecek | Reference: D2242 | Type: DVD

A ritual dance created by American choreographer Anna Halprin in 1981. Misha trained at Tamalpa Institute California to lead new incarnations of this ritual dance, which has a 35 year-old legacy with hundreds of happenings worldwide.

12 minutes

Barbers of East London

Artist/Author: Paula Harrowing and jamie lewis hadley | Reference: P3189 | Type: Publication

A new publication celebrating the various communities of barbershops across East London. Comissioned by CUT Festival: The Art of Barbering.

Does it Work?: The Æffect of Activist Art

Artist/Author: Stephen Duncombe | Reference: A0713 | Type: Article

Starting with the questions: Does it Work? and How Can We Know? this article explores the effect and affect, or affect, of activist art. 

ART IN CONTEXT: Learning from the Field

Editor: Herman Bashiron Mendolicchio and Susanne Bosch | Reference: P3171 | ISBN: 9 783945 048245 | Type: Publication

21 passionate statements from practitioners in the field of participatory art from Myanmar, Japan, Germany, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore, Hong Kong and China. Their contributions help to define a complex practice, that takes many forms and is called by many names, but is united by a spirit of giving, receiving and reciprocating in art-making.

PRAXIS Vol 1: Of People, Place & Time

Editor: Chrissie Tiller and Patrick Fox | Reference: P3166 | ISBN: 978-0-9935611-1-5 | Type: Publication

Taking two years of projects and initiatives by Heart of Glass, a national agency for collaborative and social practice based in St Helens, as its starting point, the publication explores the interface between theory and practice.

Hiking the Horizontal: Field Notes from a Choreographer

Artist/Author: Liz Lerman | Reference: P3148 | ISBN: 978-0819574367 | Type: Publication

In this wide-ranging collection of essays and articles, Lerman reflects on her life-long exploration of dance as a vehicle for human insight and understanding of the world around us.

Part of the Know How: The Study Room Guide on Live Art Live Art and working with older individuals and communities. (P3140)

Performance and Community: Commentary and Case Studies

Editor: Caoimhe McAvinchey | Reference: P3145 | ISBN: 978-1408146422 | Type: Publication

Through case studies, this edited collection gives access to some of the leading organisations in the field, examining their creative processes and placing them in their historical context. In parallel, a series of interviews with individual artists explores their approaches and how they are re-shaped by the communities that they encounter.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).
Part of the Know How: The Study Room Guide on Live Art Live Art and working with older individuals and communities. (P3140)

Acting Together Volume I: Resistance and Reconciliation in Regions of Violence

Editor: Cynthia E. Cohen, Roberto Gutiérrez Varea, Polly O. Walker | Reference: P3116 | ISBN: 978-0981559391 | Type: Publication

A series on Performance and the Creative Transformation of Conflict, describing peacebuilding performances in regions beset by violence and internal conflicts. The first volume emphasizes the role theatre and ritual play both in the midst and in the aftermath of direct violence.

Part of the Study Room Guide on Live Art and Displacement (P3107).

Nothing to Lose but Our Fear: Activism and Resistance in Dangerous Times

Artist/Author: Fiona Jeffries | Reference: P3124 | ISBN: 978-1783604142 | Type: Publication

Delivers a counter blow to the rampant culture of fear fuelled by the likes of CNN, Fox and the Daily Mail. Exploring contemporary and historical manifestations of this controlling force, the conversations in this collection go beyond just scrutinizing what constitutes rational versus irrational fear, or identifying ways in which human fears are manipulated by political players. They reveal how fear antagonizes and changes our subjectivity and, crucially, how the political use of fear has been resisted in different times and places, by different people across the globe.

Part of the Study Room Guide on Live Art and Displacement (P3107).

Performance in Place of War

Artist/Author: James Thompson, Jenny Hughes and Michael Balfour | Reference: P3134 | ISBN: 978-1906497149 | Type: Publication

The book looks at theatre and performances that often occur quite literally as bombs are falling, as well as during times of ceasefire and in the aftermath of hostilities. Includes interviews with artists, short play extracts, and photographs.

Part of the Study Room Guide on Live Art and Displacement (P3107).

Rooms with a View: Disrupting and Developing Narratives of Community through Intergenerational Arts

Artist/Author: Caoimhe McAvinchey | Reference: P3142 | ISBN: 978-0-9538680-3-2 | Type: Publication

Documents and examines the two year collaborative project with over 200 participants from Tower Hamlets, which culminated in the creation of Speak As You Find, an intergenerational site-specific performance created in Autumn 2015.
Part of the Know How: The Study Room Guide on Live Art Live Art and working with older individuals and communities. (P3140)

Coming of Age: Arts Practice With Older People In Private And Domestic Spaces

Artist/Author: Caoimhe McAvinchey | Reference: A0710 | Type: Article

What are the implications of arts practice in people’s home or private rooms in residential care? What new understandings do they reveal about innovations in form, artistic labour practices and cultural organisations’ capacity? This article examines these questions through two projects.

Part of the Know How: The Study Room Guide on Live Art Live Art and working with older individuals and communities. (P3140)

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Personal Shopper: A Kirkgate Market Mis-Giude

Editor: Etheridge & Persighetti | Reference: P3072 | ISBN: 978-0-9932664-9-2 | Type: Publication

Artists Katie Etheridge & Simon Persighetti team up with shoppers, traders and market enthusiasts to create a pick and mix selection of ways to navigate and explore the market as trading place, social space and playing space. The Mis-Guide was originally produced for Compass Festival.

Public 53: Mega-Event Cities

Editor: Peter Dickinson, Kirsty Johnston, and Keren Zaiontz | Reference: P2996 | ISBN: 0845-4450 | Type: Publication

Leading scholars, artists, and activists examine the role of the arts in articulating the social agendas of urban mega-events like Olympic Games and World Expos.

 

The Peterlee Project 1976-1977

Artist/Author: Stuart Brisley | Reference: P2993 | ISBN: 978-87-93108-12-7 | Type: Publication

Published on the occasion of Brisley's exhibition State of Denmark at Modern Art Oxford, September-November 2014.

Performance and the City

Editor: Kim Solga, Shelley Orr, D. J. Hopkins | Reference: P2954 | ISBN: 978-0230300491 | Type: Publication

Now in paperback and with a new preface by Susan Bennett, the book explores an interdisciplinary range of topics, including: theatre and urban policy development; architecture, trauma, and memory; urban performance history; site-specific performance and urban politics; sexuality and nationality in urban performance; and environmental performance theory.

Wend Iwade

Editor: Richard Houguez | Reference: P2962 | ISBN: 978-0-9935123-1-5 | Type: Publication

Publication on the project which saw the artist working with the residents of Iwade from July 2015 to explore the village’s changing identity in the flux of the new build development. The project included workshops, residencies and live events hosted by artists, musicians and archeologists. 

Lifeguard

Artist/Author: Adrian Howells | Digital Reference: EF5193 | Type: Digital File

Immersive theatrical experience exploring the complex and ambiguous relationship with water. In collaboration with Mike Brookes, Minty Donald, Rob Drummond, Ira Mandela Siobhan, Jane Mason, Nick Millar and Nichola Scrutton.

18 October 2012 at Govanhill Baths. 52 minutes.

No Olho da Rua

Artist/Author: No Olho da Rua | Reference: P2946 | Type: Publication

Since 1995 this independent project has offered ‘street children’ the chance to express themselves through photography, writing and interviews. This publication contains examples of the work created.

No Tail

Reference: P2931 | Type: Publication

Artist Ruth Ewan invited Strood residents to share their skills and knowledge of the town’s heritage, hidden stories, myths past and present, to be weaved into a subversive pantomime for the town. This performance programme includes the full script, invited writings and local archive material.

Performed on 22nd December 2015.