Interviewing DJs, party hosts, producers, musicians, artists, and dancers, Lawrence illustrates how the relatively discrete post-disco, post-punk, and hip hop scenes became marked by their level of plurality, interaction, and convergence. He also explains how the shifting urban landscape of New York supported the cultural renaissance before gentrification.
Journal discussing Feminist Aesthetics. Key Articles: María Laura Rosa 'Our bodies, our history: Mujeres Públicas's activism in the city of Buenos Aires' Veeranganakumari Solanki 'Aesthetics and Identities: interview with Reena Saini Kallat' Eileen Legaspi-Ramirez 'Questions and Answers: interview with Lani Maestro' Anna Bunting-Branch and Rose Garrard ''Frames of Reference' Rose Garrard: Interview' Ming Turner 'Quasi-skin and post-human: Lin Pey Chwen's Eve Clone series, Bracha L. Ettinger 'Artists' Pages' Carol Archer 'Womanly Blooms: Cai Jin's Beauty Banana Plant Paintings' Marta Cenini 'Coco Fusco's Room:Rethinking Feminism after Guantanamo' Christine Conley 'Making Space for Utopia, FAG and the Aesthetics of Activism: Christine Conley interviews Allyson Mitchell and Deirdre Katy Deepwell 'Re.act Feminism: feminist, gender-critical and trans-gender performance art: Katy Deepwell interviews Bettina Knaup and Beatrice E. Stammer' Maria Photiou 'The Green Line: Greek Cypriot Women Artists' Politicised Practices, Lia Lapithi and Marianna Christofides' Women on the Verge, Duba' Women Artists at Manifesta, Genk, Women Artists at Arsenale, Kiev Women Artists at Documenta 13, Kassel.
This item is part of the 'Glimpses of before: 1970s UK Performance Art' Study Room Guide by Helena Goldwater (P2497)