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File Under COUM: Art on Trial in Genesis P-Orridge’s Mail Action
(Penn State Press, 2017-12-14)
The essays in this collection explore the extraordinarily rich networks of international artists and art practices that emerged in and around London during the 1960s and ’70s, a period that saw an explosion of new media ...
“Personality Crisis? Honey, I was Born with One”: Lydia Lunch Interviewed
Focusing upon the production of post-punk art, film, music, and publishing, this book offers new perspectives on an overlooked period ofcultural activity, and probes the lessons that might be learnt from history for artists ...
Dead Star Mileage: Jack Smith’s Fandom for Maria Montez
(Goldsmiths Press, 2019-12-03)
Fandom as Methodology examines fandom as a set of practices for approaching and writing about art. The collection includes experimental texts, autobiography, fiction, and new academic perspectives on fandom in and as art.
How Does Performance Disrupt Institutional Spaces?
(Methuen Drama, 2019-03-21)
Written by leading international scholars, each chapter of this volume is built around a key performance example, and detailed discussions introduce the methodologies and theories that help us understand how these performances ...
Impossible Things: The Life Art of Anne Bean in the 1970s
(Intellect (UK), 2018-09-15)
Anne Bean: Self Etc. is the first major monograph about the performance work of artist Anne Bean, a noted international figure who has been working actively since the 1960s.
Rudimentary Things: Becoming an Object in the Performances of Skip Arnold
Skip Arnold’s performances consist of an attempt to become an object, typically by way of a singular action repeated or sustained over a difficult duration. As such, in actions since the early 1980s, he has created bluntly ...