Tag Archives: Theater

Cinema in Theatre, 1915-1927

A review of “Looking to its Laurels”: Representations of Cinema in Theatre, 1915-1927, by Leslie Hunter. According to Leslie Hunter and other theatre historians, the…

Conceptualizing Space in Irish Theater

A review of Reimagining Space in the Performance of Ireland, by Sharon Ann Pressburg. The study of theater offers rich opportunities to theorize about space,…

Hemispheric Institute’s Digital Video Library

A review of the Hemispheric Institute’s Digital Video Library (HIDVL). The Hemispheric Institute’s Digital Video Library (HIDVL) is a project of the Hemispheric Institute (Hemi),…

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…

French Revolutionary Prints as Spectacle

A review of Revolutionary Prints as Spectacle, by Claire Trévien. Claire Trévien’s dissertation deals with prints produced during the French Revolution, and offers an analysis…