Catalogue > By Keyword > motherhood

33 results | Page 1 of 1

Revolting Prostitutes: The Fight for Sex Workers’ Rights

Author: Molly Smith, Juno Mac | Reference: P3723 | ISBN: 978-1786633606 | Type: Publication

Do you have to think that prostitution is good to support sex worker rights? How do sex worker rights fit with feminist and anti-capitalist politics? Is criminalising clients progressive – and can the police deliver justice?
 

Between the Body and the Flesh: Performing Sadomasochism

Author: Lynda Hart | Reference: P3721 | ISBN: 978-0231084031 | Type: Publication

Focusing on a variety of representations, the book stimulates discussions of s/m through the exploration of censorship in the arts, the fetishization of sexual paraphernalia, recombinations of class, race and sexuality, and the politics of psychoanalysis.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Woman’s Estate

Author: Juliet Mitchell | Reference: P3636 | ISBN: 9781781687628 | Type: Publication

Combining the energy of the early seventies feminist movement with the perceptive analyses of the trained theorist, this is one of the most influential socialist feminist statements of its time.

Your Silence Will Not Protect You

Author: Audre Lorde | Reference: P3564 | ISBN: 978-0-99571-622-3 | Type: Publication

Brings Lorde’s essential poetry, speeches and essays, including ‘The Master’s Tools Will Never Dismantle the Master’s House’, together in one volume for the first time.

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

Geek Love

Author: Katherine Dunn | Reference: P3566 | ISBN: 978-0349100869 | Type: Publication

Lil Binewski, born a Boston aristocrat, was in her time the most stylish of geeks. That is to say she made her living by biting the heads off live chickens in front of a carnival audience. This she gave up for doting motherhood, because she and her fairground-owning husband had a money spinning idea. 

Have You Photographed My Uterus?

Author: Natasha Davis | Editor: Lena Šimić & Emily Underwood-Lee | Reference: A0764 | Type: Article

A provocationinterested in exploring the meeting points between the obliteration of the possibility of physical motherhood (rupture of the body), a country disappearing in war (rupture of the land) and the reconstruction of the bio-political-history. Together these assert a new no-motherhood and post-motherland identity away from the exilic ruptures that define the end of the 20th and beginning of the 21st centuries in Europe.

Stigmata

Author: Helene Cixous | Reference: P3258 | ISBN: 978-0415345453

The essays explore the broad range of poetico-philosophical questions that have long been circulating in the Cixousian universe: the self and the other, autobiographies of writing, love's labors lost and found, sexual difference, feminism and feminine hours, the prehistory of the work of art and reading the visual arts, animal (w)rites and trans-species relations, literary theory, post-colonial theory, death and life.

Girl in a Band

Author: Kim Gordon | Reference: P3214 | ISBN: 978-0571309351 | Type: Publication

Founding member of Sonic Youth and role model for a generation of women, tells her story.

Revolting Subjects: Social Abjection and Resistance in Neoliberal Britain

Author: Imogen Tyler | Reference: P3156 | ISBN: 978-1848138513 | Type: Publication

Explores the processes through which specific populations are figured as 'revolting' as well as the practices through which these populations 'revolt' against their subjectification.

Part of the Study Room Guide on Live Art and class and cultural privilege. (P3152)
 

Hiking the Horizontal: Field Notes from a Choreographer

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)

Valid until…

Author: Elena Marchevska | Reference: D2222 | Type: DVD

An in-depth research on the theme of borders and motherhood.

Part of Live Art and Motherhood: A Study Room Guide on Live Art and the Maternal (P3025).

Patience

Author: Emily Underwood-Lee | Reference: P3032 | Type: DVD

Explores the experience of being diagnosed with breast cancer while pregnant. Performace text.

Part of Live Art and Motherhood: A Study Room Guide on Live Art and the Maternal (P3025).

I Tattooed My Baby

Author: Liz Clarke | Reference: P3029 | Type: DVD

Part monologue, part confessional, part crèche: Clarke invites the audience to consider the rights of the very young and the acceptable (or not) faces of motherhood. Includes performance text and DVD.

Part of Live Art and Motherhood: A Study Room Guide on Live Art and the Maternal (P3025).

Maternal Metaphors

Editor: Myrel Chernick | Reference: P3034 | ISBN: 978-1599711799 | Type: Publication

Exhibition catalogue: The Rochester Contemporary, 30/4-23/5 2004. Includes reproductions of artwork, critical essays and fiction. 

Part of Live Art and Motherhood: A Study Room Guide on Live Art and the Maternal (P3025).

caesura

Author: Tracy Evans | Reference: D2219 | Type: DVD

An exploration of the artist's experience of giving birth under general anaesthetic.

AV documentation (no sound); 6 hours.

Part of Live Art and Motherhood: A Study Room Guide on Live Art and the Maternal (P3025).

I Love My Baby and My Baby Loves Me

Author: Grace Surman | Reference: D2221 | Type: DVD

This video for camera was made at home with the artist's one year old son: he is invited, or given reason, to interact with household, domestic, materials – in isolation and removed from some context.
12 minutes.

Part of Live Art and Motherhood: A Study Room Guide on Live Art and the Maternal (P3025).

Under the Covers

Author: Zoo Indigo | Reference: P3031 | Type: Publication

In this interactive media performance Zoo Indigo take their babies on tour so they can perform while you babysit. 

Includes the 2012 performance text and a DVD.

Part of Live Art and Motherhood: A Study Room Guide on Live Art and the Maternal (P3025).

Breastcups

Author: Mothersuckers | Reference: P3030 | Type: Publication

Documentation from the project by Zoë Gingell and Eve Dent; includes exhibition programme, blog posts, and The Guardian review. 

Part of Live Art and Motherhood: A Study Room Guide on Live Art and the Maternal (P3025).

The Mums and Babies Ensemble: A Manual

Author: Duška Radosavljević, Annie Rigby, Lena Šimić and babies Joakim, Nina and James | Reference: P2795 | ISBN: 978-0-9564165-3-7 | Type: Publication

The Mums and Babies Ensemble was a series of public workshops and events convened by three mums/theatre-makers and their babies. It was prompted by the desire to integrate the structure and chaos of performance-making and motherhood, to create a space that would meet the needs of the parents and babies equally, to capture some memories, to grow a community, and to pass something on eventually.

Maternal Matters and Other Sisters - Artist Catalogue

Author: Lena Simic | Reference: P2742 | ISBN: 978-0-9564165-0-6 | Type: Publication

Artist catalogue produced for the solo performance “Masha Serghyeevna” (Bluecoat, Liverpool 2009), also gathering an overview of the artist's work between 2004-2009. 

Alice Anderson: From Dance to Sculpture

Author: Alice Anderson | Reference: P2480 | ISBN: 9780957402300 | Type: Publication

Catalogue of Alice Anderson's 'From Dance to Sculpture' exhibition.

To Sam Ja / This Is I

Author: Vlasta Delimar | Reference: P2449 | ISBN: 9789537615659 | Type: Publication

Accompanies the 2014 retrospective of Vlasta Delimar's work at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb.

Performance Artist: This is my work 2003-2010

Author: Jess Dobkin | Reference: P1525 | Type: Publication

See D1492 for DVD compilation of Jess Dobkin’s work.

Performance Artist: Compilation DVD 2003-2010

Author: Jess Dobkin | Reference: D1492 | Type: DVD

www.jessdobkin.comSee also P1525 for Jess Dobkin: This is my work.

The Secure, Private Domain of my Home (1996-2001) - Zero to Five

Author: Lia Nalbantidou | Reference: P1196 | ISBN: 960-87354-1-6 | Type: Publication

A series of 73 photographs identifying the emotional context created in the home of the artist’s family.

Handle on Nowhere

Author: Deej Fabyc | Reference: P0811 | ISBN: 978-0-9553829-0-1 | Type: Publication

Imagining Women (Cultural representations & gender)

Editor: Lizbeth Goodman, Frances Bonner, Richard Allen, Linda Jones & Catherine King | Reference: P0005 | Type: Publication

*Currently unavailable*

Includes contributions by editors as well as Dinah Birch, Alicia Ostriker, Wendy Webster, Michelle Cliff, Alice Walker. This item is part of the Study Room Guide on Performance, Politics, Ethics and Human Rights by Adrien Sina (P0661)