PDF publication collating three commissioned essays written by performance artist Marcia Farquhar, Ella Finer and Lois Keidan, Director of the Live Art Development Agency with additional text by Katherine Araniello. The essays have been written especially for The Dinner Party performance.
Artist/Author: Lennard J. Davis | Reference: A0481 | Type: Article
Davis argues that if disabled artists deal with disability in their work, it will be seen as narrow or lacking universality, but if the art does not deal with disability, the artist’s disability will become irrelevant.
Editor: Sheila Riddell and Nick Watson | Reference: P0974 | ISBN: 0 -13-0894440-0 | Type: Publication
Topics include: development of the social model of disability; disability and the politics of social justice, disabilities and theories of culture and media; disability, ethnicity and generation; the policy options for empowering disabled people, and how the disabled are empowering themselves; the disability arts movement; media treatment of disability. This item is part of the Study Room Guide On Disability and New Artistic Models by Aaron Williamson (P1529)