We Can Be Heroes: London Clubland 1976-84

Notes

Charts the rise of London’s club scene from Punk in the late 1970s to the New Romantics in the 1980s.

Artist / Author Graham Smith, Chris Sullivan
Publisher Unbound
ISBN 9781908717658
Reference P2442
Date 2012
Type Publication

Keywords

Similar items

Acts of Affect: siren eun young jung’s Yeoseong Gukgeuk Project

Artist/Author: Ashley Chang | Editor: Ute Meta Bauer, Nav Haq, Mark Lewis, Adeena Mey, Charles Esche, Mark Lewis | Reference: A0936 | ISBN: 978-184638-217-8 | Type: Article

Afterall Journal

Issue 49 Spring/Summer 2020 – ‘Extractivism’ – looks at a nexus of practices engaging with environmental issues and extractivist capitalism. In parallel, it covers alternative ways in which artists are occupying spaces of art, history or economics.

pg. 59-67

In Acts of Affect, siren eun young jung returns to the disappearing Yeoseong Gukgeuk theatre. In her discussion of the project, Ashley Chang examines how masculinity is produced by women.

Elmgreen & Dragset : Inconvenient Truths

Artist/Author: Marcus Verhagen | Editor: Mark Rappolt, David Terrien, Skye Sherwin, J.J. Charlesworth, Laura Allsop | Reference: A0933 | Type: Article

Art Review Issue 26  / October 2008

pg. 74-81

Feature on Elmgreen & Dragset : Inconvenient Truths

Fatimah Asghar

Artist/Author: Fatimah Asghar, Sabba Khan, | Editor: Leyla Hussein, Hannah Robathan, Isabella Pearce | Reference: A0924 | Type: Article

shado Issue 02: Global Womxnhood

Feature/Poetry by Fatimah Asghar with Art and introduction by Sabba Khan.

Zong! (Wesleyan Poetry)

Artist/Author: M. NourbeSe Philip | Editor: Setaey Adamu Boateng | Reference: P4223 | ISBN: 978-0819571694 | Type: Publication

In November, 1781, the captain of the slave ship Zong ordered that some 150 Africans be murdered by drowning so that the ship’s owners could collect insurance monies. Relying entirely on the words of the legal decision Gregson v. Gilbert-the only extant public document related to the massacre of these African slaves-Zong! tells the story that cannot be told yet must be told. Equal parts song, moan, shout, oath, ululation, curse, and chant, Zong! excavates the legal text. Memory, history, and law collide and metamorphose into the poetics of the fragment. Through the innovative use of fugal and counterpointed repetition, Zong! becomes an anti-narrative lament that stretches the boundaries of the poetic form, haunting the spaces of forgetting and mourning the forgotten.

Decolonising Performance Pedagogy - A position paper from Bangalore, South India

Artist/Author: Shabari Rao | Editor: Felipe Cervera, Elizabeth De Roza, Michael Earley, Richard Gough | Reference: A0916 | Type: Article

Training Utopias

Performance Research Volume 25 Issue No. 8 December 2020

Pg9-10

 

Critical Anachronisms : Wael Shawky's The Song of Rowland : The Arabic Version

Artist/Author: Katia Arfara | Editor: David Calder, Broderick Chow, Maria M. Delgado, Maggie B. Gale, Bryce Lease, Cariad Svich, Sarah Thomasson | Reference: A0913 | Type: Article

Contemporary Theatre Review Volume 32 Issue Number 1 February 2022

p46-60

Steirischer Herbst Festival Programme 2016

Reference: P4214 | Type: Publication

Steirischer Herbst is an interdisciplinary festival for contemporary art. Since 1968, it has taken place annually in Graz and Styria, Austria, combining the visual arts, performance, theater, opera, music, and literature to varying degrees. This programme lists events during the 2016 edition of the festival.

Unframing Photography : Performing the Image to See Otherwise

Artist/Author: Manuel Vason | Editor: Alessandro Simari | Reference: P4211 | ISBN: 978-1-8380229-9-0 | Type: Publication

Unframing Photography: Performing the Image to See Otherwise is a new book by transdisciplinary artist Manuel Vason, and his third publication with LADA after the ground-breaking Exposures (2002) and Double Exposures (2014).

Common Salt

Artist/Author: Sheila Ghelani, Sue Palmer | Editor: Sheila Ghelani, Sue Palmer | Reference: P4209 | ISBN: 978183802296 | Type: Publication

Common Salt was a performance around a table – a ‘show and tell’ by artists Sheila Ghelani and Sue Palmer. It explored the colonial, geographical and natural history of England and India taking an expansive and emotional time-travel, from the first Enclosure Act and the start of the East India Company in the 1600s, to 21st century narratives of trade, empire and culture.

In the performance Sue and Sheila activated insights into our shared past, laying out a ‘home museum’ of objects and stories about borders and collections, the Great Hedge of India, a forgotten naturalist – all accompanied by original Shruti box laments.

This book documents and explores the project, placing the performance text, images and reflections from both artists alongside writings by invited guests – from curators and artists to audience members.

Common Salt is designed by John Hunter (aka RULER) and published by LADA.

Derek Jarman's Garden

Artist/Author: Derek Jarman, Howard Sooley | Reference: P4206 | ISBN: 978-0500016565 | Type: Publication

This book is Derek Jarman’s own record of how this garden evolved, from its earliest beginnings in 1986 to the last year of his life. More than 150 photographs taken since 1991 by his friend and photographer Howard Sooley capture the garden at all its different stages and at every season of the year. Photographs from all angles reveal the garden’s complex geometrical plan, its magical stone circles and its beautiful and bizarre sculptures. We also catch glimpses of Jarman’s life in Dungeness: walking, weeding, watering, or just enjoying life.

Bodies of Knowledge : Three Conversations on Movement, Communication and Identity

Artist/Author: Adesola Akinleye, Isaac Briggs, Jennifer Cooke, Laurie Crow, Thomas Dawkins (aka Cara Noir), Tara Fatehi Irani, Julia Giese, Martin Hargreaves, Claire Heafford, Joe Moran, Laura Purseglove, Kesha Raithatha, Raju Rage, Nat Thorne, Claire Warden, Sam West and Sam Williams. | Editor: Laura Purseglove | Reference: p4205 | ISBN: 978-1-8380229-0-7 | Type: Publication

Featuring conversations, essays, drawings and photographs, Bodies of Knowledge(Ed. Laura Purseglove) reflects and builds on an interdisciplinary project involving artists, amateur and professional dancers, wrestlers, members of a trans community group and academic researchers interrogating how our bodies are both produced by and productive of knowledges.

Bewegingen / Movements, 1980-1990

Artist/Author: Toine Horvers | Reference: P4195 | ISBN: 978-9-08-300382-5 | Type: Publication

Toine Horvers’ artworks in space and time, photographed by Henk Geraedts.

Text in English and Dutch