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