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After the Party: A Manifesto for Queer of Color Life

Artist/Author: Joshua Chambers-Letson | Reference: P3772 | ISBN: 978-1-4798-3277-4 | Type: Publication

Tells the stories of minoritarian artists who mobilize performance to produce freedom and sustain life in the face of subordination, exploitation, and annihilation. 

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

The Heritage Industry: Britain in a Climate of Decline

Artist/Author: Robert Hewison | Reference: P3494 | ISBN: 978-0413161109 | Type: Publication

Sets out to protect the present and the future of life in Britain from their most dangerous enemy: a creeping takeover by the past. While the real economy crumbles, a new force is taking over: the Heritage Industry, a movement dedicated to turning the British Isles into one vast open-air museum. 

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).

Staging Independence

Editor: Karen Johnson and Kristina Nelson | Reference: P3292 | Type: Publication

Publication of the third Strategic Meeting for Directors and Theatremakers, focusing on the work of professionals in Europe and the Arab world. Includes transcripts in English and Arabic.  

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

A Field Guide for Female Interrogators

Artist/Author: Coco Fusco | Reference: P3120 | ISBN: 978-1583227800 | Type: Publication

Combining an art project with critical commentary, Fusco addresses the role of women in the war on terror and explores how female sexuality is being used as a weapon against Islamic terrorists. Using details drawn from actual accounts of detainee treatment in US military prisons, Fusco conceives a field guide of instructional drawings that prompts questions regarding the moral dilemma of torture in general and the use of female sexuality specifically.

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

The art of governance: The Artist Placement Group 1966-1989

Artist/Author: Howard Slater | Editor: Leigh French and Daniel Jewesbury | Reference: A0676 | Type: Article

This item is part of the 'Glimpses of before: 1970s UK Performance Art' Study Room Guide by Helena Goldwater (P2497)
In misc. folder 6.

Vacuum Days: 55 Funerals

Artist/Author: Tim Etchells | Reference: P2109 | Type: Publication

Commemorative Edition of Vaccum Days to mark the state funded funeral of former prime minister Margaret Thatcher, available to download on the day of the funeral only, 17/04/2013.

Siyah Bant

Artist/Author: Siyah Bant | Reference: P2079 | Type: Publication

Publication on the work of Siyahbant organisation. in Turkish only.

Study Room Guide: Take the Money and Run? Some Positions on Ethics, Business Sponsorship and Making

Artist/Author: Jane Trowell, Platform | Reference: P1820 | Type: Publication

There are lots of guides for artists on how to earn a living from art or how to raise funds to support making it, but few which help us ask what the ethical implications are of the routes we choose. In this Study Room Guide, arts, social justice and environmental group Platform has selected some key texts that they think are useful in helping to position yourself ethically with regard to financing or supporting artistic practice through business or corporate sponsorship.

Privatising Culture: Corporate Art Intervention since the 1980s

Artist/Author: Chin-tao Wu | Reference: P1757 | ISBN: 978-1-85984-472-4 | Type: Publication

Chin-tao Wu, Privatising Culture: Corporate Art Intervention since the 1980s- Platform Study Room Guide (P1820)

Green Backlash: Global Subversion of the Environment Movement

Artist/Author: Andrew Rowell | Reference: P1747 | ISBN: 0-415-12828-5 | Type: Publication

A controversial expose of anti-environmentalism, tracing its rise in the USA and its rapid global spread.

‘The Landscape of Fact’, Towards a policy for Cultural Diversity for the English Funding System: Afr

Artist/Author: The Arts Council of England | Reference: P1704 | Type: Publication

The Arts Council of England, ‘The Landscape of Fact’, Towards a policy for Cultural Diversity for the English Funding System: African, Caribbean, Asian and Chinese Arts – Consultative Green Paper.

Distance or Intimacy?- The Arm’s Length Principle, the British Government and the Arts Council of Gr

Artist/Author: R B M Quinn | Reference: A0518 | Type: Article

This article is referenced in the Platform Study Room Guide (P1820) and can be found in the Miscellaneous Articles 4 Binder.