Tag Archives: 2012 Dissertation

Documentary Theater & the Avant-Garde

A review of The Destiny of Words: Documentary Theatre, the Avant-Garde, and the Politics of Form, by Timothy Youker.  There is a critical tendency to…

Geology & Neoclassical Aesthetics

A review of Geology and Neoclassical Aesthetics: Visualizing the Structure of the Earth in Late Eighteenth- and Early Nineteenth-Century Britain, by Allison Ksiazkiewicz. Allison Ksiazkiewicz’s…

Portugal, Commercial Diplomacy & Trade 1143-1488

A review of Portugal and the Medieval Atlantic. Commercial Diplomacy, Merchants, and Trade, 1143-1488 by Flávio Miranda. Portuguese overseas trade has been mainly associated with…

Theater on the Diplomatic Stage

A review of Theatre of State: the Performative Production of International Community, by James R. Ball III. This study relies on performance studies to analyze…

New Nomads of the Socialist Economy

A review of Des bergers sans troupeau: Les nouveaux nomades de l’économie socialiste de marché en Amdo-Qinghai (RPC) (Shepherds Without a Herd: The New Nomads…

Evangelical Christianity in Sri Lanka

A review of Evangelical Christianity in Sri Lanka: The Politics of Growth, by Orlando Woods Orlando Woods’s dissertation interprets the politics of evangelical Christian growth…