Table of contents for Making a performance : devising histories and contemporary practices / Emma Govan, Helen Nicholson, Katie Normington.

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 CONTENTS								PAGE NUMBERS
List of Illustrations 
Acknowledgements 
INTRODUCTION
Chapter One : The Art of Devising 					1
SECTION ONE: GENEALOGIES AND HISTORIES 	
Section One: Introduction		17
Chapter Two: But is it Art? Art and Non-Art				23
Chapter Three: The Creative Performer				39
Chapter Four: Art, Politics and Activism				56
SECTION TWO: SHAPING NARRATIVES			
Section Two: Introduction						75
Chapter Five: Autobiographical Performance			80
Chapter Six: Narratives of Community				99
Chapter Seven: Adapting Fictional Stories				120
SECTION THREE: PLACES AND SPACES		
Section Three: Introduction						140
Chapter Eight: Making Performance Space/Creating Environments	143
Chapter Nine: The Place of the Artist					162
Chapter Ten: Between Routes and Roots: Performance, Place and Diaspora
									183
SECTION FOUR: PERFORMING BODIES
Section Four: Introduction						209
Chapter Eleven: The Speaking Body: Physical Theatres		213
Chapter Twelve: Virtual Bodies					233
CONCLUSION
Chapter Thirteen: Shifting Boundaries: Concluding Thoughts	255
BIBLIOGRAPHY							264
INDEX

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Experimental theater -- History -- 20th century.
Experimental theater -- History -- 21st century.