Explains how Latinx political identities are tied to a long Latin American history of mestizaje—“mixedness” or “hybridity”—and that this border thinking is both a key to understanding bilingual, bicultural Latin cultures and politics and a challenge to America’s infamously black–white racial regime.
A free survival guide for queer and trans* young people; by Scottee, Travis Alabanza, Selina Thompson and Emma Frankland.
Celebrates Scottee as a maker, and marks both the achievement and the influence of his work, the fact he not only survived the violence and traumas so much of his work depicts, but thrived.
The Library of Performing Rights (P3041).
Drawing on over five years worth of her own published and unpublished writing, the author has produced a sustained argument about the way in which history writing belongs to the currents of thought shaping the modern world.
Prevailing ideas of what culture is and who it is for are the real barriers to access and inclusion.
In misc. journals.
Investigates the crisis in contemporary theatre, and celebrates the subversive in performance.
Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).
The classic manifesto on popular theatre by the founder of the 7:84 Theatre Companies. Looking at the ways different classes take their entertainment, he puts the case for what theatre could be doing for the populace instead of walling itself up in subsidised fortresses for the well-to-do.
Part of the Study Room Guide on Live Art and class and cultural privilege. (P3152)
Mezzadra and Neilson explore the atmospheric violence that surrounds borderlands and border struggles across various geographical scales, illustrating their theoretical arguments with illuminating case studies drawn from Europe, Asia, the Pacific, the Americas, and elsewhere.
Broadsheet for Lady Malcolm’s Servants’ Ball, the 2016 re-enactment of the 1920s and 1930s queer parties.
Part of the Trashing Performance programme – the second year of Performance Matters – 25-29th October 2011.
Performance Matters, Trashing Performance Talks, Under- and Overwhelmed: Emotion and Performance, Panel discussion, David Hoyle, Bird la Bird, Lisa Blackman, Adrian Heathfield (chair). Part of the Trashing Performance programme – the second year of Performance Matters – 25-29th October 2011.