The Resource Acts of activism : human rights as radical performance, by D. Soyini Madison

Acts of activism : human rights as radical performance, by D. Soyini Madison

Label
Acts of activism : human rights as radical performance
Title
Acts of activism
Title remainder
human rights as radical performance
Statement of responsibility
by D. Soyini Madison
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Madison presents the neglected yet compelling and necessary story of local activists in South Saharan Africa who employ modes of performance as tactics of resistance and intervention in their day-to-day struggles for human rights and social justice. The dynamic relationships between performance and activism are illustrated in three case studies
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
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Madison, D. Soyini
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1590.S6
LC item number
M344 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Theatre and performance theory.
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  • Performing arts
  • Performing arts
  • Human rights
  • Human rights in art
  • Political activists
  • Darstellende Kunst
  • Menschenrecht
  • Politik
  • Theater
  • Politisches Theater
  • Soziale Gerechtigkeit
  • Politik
  • Menschenrecht
  • Performance
  • Aktivist
  • Human rights
  • Human rights in art
  • Performing arts
  • Performing arts
  • Political activists
  • Political science
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Afrika
  • Ghana
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
Label
Acts of activism : human rights as radical performance, by D. Soyini Madison
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-317) and index
Contents
  • Is it a human being or a girl?
  • Water rites/rights
  • Acts of activism
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 322 p.
Isbn
9780521519229
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010293656
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)449826916
  • (OCoLC)ocn449826916
Label
Acts of activism : human rights as radical performance, by D. Soyini Madison
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-317) and index
Contents
  • Is it a human being or a girl?
  • Water rites/rights
  • Acts of activism
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 322 p.
Isbn
9780521519229
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010293656
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)449826916
  • (OCoLC)ocn449826916

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