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Title The color of theater : race, culture and contemporary performance / edited by Roberta Uno with Lucy Mae San Pablo Burns
Published London : Continuum, 2002


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 MELB  792.086930973 Uno/Cot 1998  AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 433 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
regular print
Contents Pt. I. Introduction: The color of theater / Roberta Uno -- Pt. II. Essays. 1. Theater beyond borders: reconfiguring the artist's relationship to community in the twenty-first century - moving beyond bantustans / Thulani Davis. 2. Interculturalism and multiculturalism in an age of globalization: discriminations, discontents, and dialogue / Rustom Bharucha. 3. Staging social memory: Yuyachkani / Diana Taylor. 4. Re-imaging the stage: tradition and transformation in Native theater / Jaye T. Darby. 5. Notes from a cosmopolite / Velina Hasu Houston. 6. Towards a new territory in 'multicultural' theater / Harry J. Elam, Jr. 7. Sour grapes: the art of anger in America / Cherrie Moraga -- Pt. III. Interviews. 8. 'Some place to be somebody': La MaMa's Ellen Stewart / Alvin Eng. 9. Uncovering and displaying our universes: Jesusa Rodriguez in/on Mexico / Roselyn Costantino. 10. Gendering Chiapas: Petrona de la Cruz and Isabel J. F. Juarez Espinosa of La FOMMA (Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya/Strength of the Mayan Woman) / Harley Erdman. 11. 'Who's doing it now?': conversations with Brian Freeman on the politics of Black gay performance / Marlon M. Bailey. 12. Something larger than ourselves: interview with Nobuko Miyamoto / Lucy Mae San Pablo Burns. 13. Theater and activism: conversation with Chuck Mike / Awam Amkpa. 14. Weaving a legacy: an interview with Muriel Miguel of the Spiderwoman Theater / Ann Haugo. 15. Los Angeles intersections: Chay Yew / David Roman -- Pt. IV. Performance Texts. 16. Collaboration/celebration: introduction to Quinceanera / Joe Salvatore. 17. Quinceanera / Alberto Antonio Araiza, Paul Bonin-Rodriguez and Michael Marinez / [et al.]. 18. Quinceanera: a Latino queer and transcultural party for AIDS / Alberto Sandoval-Sanchez. 19. Meditations on the exilic condition: introduction to the bodies between us / Lucy Mae San Pablo Burns. 20. The bodies between us / Le Thi Diem Thuy. 21. 'Look at my bones': theater as contact zone in the bodies between us / Una Chaudhuri. 22. Pocha Nostra's apocalyptic landscape: introduction to BORDERscape 2000 / Lisa Wolford. 23. BORDERscape 2000 / Guillermo Gomez-Pena and Roberto Sifuentes. 24. Audioscape 2000: the Pocha Nostra and the performance of sound / Josh D. Kun. 25. Elijah's journey: introduction to Elijah / Talvin Wilks. 26. Elijah / Sekou Sundiata. 27. Conversations with history: Sekou Sundiata, Craig Harris, and Elijah / Joni L. Jones. 28. Afterword on Udu, formerly Elijah / Sekou Sundiata
Notes Papers presented at a conference and play festival held Oct. 8-11, 1998 in Amherst, Mass
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Hispanic American theater.
African American theater.
Ethnic theater -- United States.
Hispanic American theater -- Congresses.
African American theater -- Congresses.
Ethnic theater -- United States -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Uno, Roberta, 1956-
Burns, Lucy Mae San Pablo.
LC no. 2001047042
ISBN 0826456383 cased
0826456391 paperback