Cover of: Holy terrors | edited by Diana Taylor and Roselyn Costantino.

Holy terrors

Latin American women perform

Published by Duke University Press in Durham .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Manifesto 2000 of feminine humor ; From the waist down / Shanna Lorenz
What is Diana Raznovich laughing at? / Diana Taylor
Strip / Griselda Gambaro
Excerpts from E. luminata : "From her forgetfulness project" and "Dress rehearsal" / Diamela Eltit
Diamela Eltit : performing action in dictatorial Chile / Robert Neustadt
Excerpts from "Essential theatre" ; CASA / Denise Stoklos
The gestural art of reclaiming Utopia : Denise Stoklos at play with the hysterical-historical / Leslie Damasceno
Lyrics to "Corazon sangrante : "Bleeding heart" and "La tequillera" ; Monologues (selections) / Astrid Hadad
Politics and culture in a Diva's diversion : the body of Astrid Hadad in performance / Roselyn Costantino
Sor Juana in jail ; Nauhatlismo : the Aztec acting method" ; The Conquest according to La malinche" ; Excerpts from Genesis, Barbie : the revenge of the devil, and Censorship : the bald rat in the garbage / Jesusa Rodríguez
The unsettling memories of Chilanga performance artists / Ema Villanueva and Katia Tirado
The agony of ecstasy / Sabina Berman
A desperate woman / Petrona de la Cruz Cruz
Eso se pasa aqui / Teresa Marrero
Teatro La Máscara : twenty-seven years of invisibilized theatre / Marlene Ramirez-Cancio
Fragments of memory / Teresa Ralli
Antigona : excerpts / by Jose Watanabe
Between theatre and performance / Rosa Luisa Márquez
How complex being is, or, The complex of being / Teresa Hernández
Teresa Hernández and the complexity of being Puerto Rican / Vivian Martínez Tabares
Performing greater Cuba : Tania Bruguera's burden of guilt / Jose Muñoz.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Translations into English.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
PQ7087.E5 H65 2003

The Physical Object

xiv, 445 p. :
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0822332272, 082233240X
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