Performance in a Mediatized Culture, 2nd Edition
Liveness: Performance in a Mediatized Culture addresses what may be the single most important question facing all kinds of performance today. What is the status of live performance in a culture dominated by mass media? Since its first appearance, Philip Auslander's ground-breaking book has helped...
Published January 1st 2008 by Routledge
Adapted from Theory for Religious Studies, by William E. Deal and Timothy K. Beal
Theory for Performance Studies: A Student's Guide is a clear and concise handbook to the key connections between performance studies and critical theory since the 1960s. Philip Auslander looks at the way the concept of performance has been engaged across a number of disciplines. Beginning with...
Published July 25th 2007 by Routledge
Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies
Over the past twenty years, 'performance' has emerged as a central analytical and critical concept. Now the focus of a burgeoning academic discipline, performance studies, it is also crucial to many other fields, including anthropology, sociology, communications, art history, cultural studies,...
Published March 12th 2003 by Routledge
Performance in a Mediatized Culture
In Liveness Philip Auslander addresses what may be the single most important question facing all kinds of performance today: What is the status of live performance in a culture dominated by mass media? By looking at specific instances of live performance such as theatre, rock music, sport and...
Published March 31st 1999 by Routledge
Essays in Modernism and Postmodernism
From Acting to Performance collects for the first time major essays by performance theorist and critic Philip Auslander. Together these essays provide a survey of the changes in acting and performance during the crucial transition from the ecstatic theatre of the 1960s to the ironic postmodernism...
Published April 9th 1997 by Routledge