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Theatrical Fields
Critical Strategies in Performance, Film, and Video

Published by NTU CCA Singapore, König Books, London, and Bildmuseet, Umeå, 2016
Edited by Ute Meta Bauer and Anca Rujoiu
Design by Sam de Groot
© 2016 by NTU Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore, König Books, London, and Bildmuseet, Umeå

English, 20 x 26 cm, 252 pages, colour, 60 illustrations, hardcover
ISBN 978-981-11-0362-9 (König Books, London)
ISBN 978-9-81110-362-9  (NTU Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore)
Distributed by König Books, London

NTU CCA Singapore’s first publication, this reader stages conversations between theatre and visual arts, theoretical discourse and artistic practice juxtaposing artists and theoreticians who share a communal interest in theatricality as a critical strategy to address questions of ideology, gender, power relations. The reader includes writings by Antonin Artaud, Mikhail Bakhtin, Ute Meta Bauer, Bertolt Brecht, Giuliana Bruno, Jacques Derrida, Regis Durand, Josette Féral, Jean-François Lyotard, Eva Meyer, Timothy Murray, Katharina Sykora, and Marina Warner, documentation of the exhibition Theatrical Fields, Bildmuseet, Umea (2013) and NTU CCA Singapore (2014) presenting the works of Judith Barry, Marcel Dzama, Stan Douglas, Marie-Louise Ekman, Eva Meyer and Eran Schaerf, Isaac Julien, Joan Jonas, Constanze Ruhm, and Ulrike Ottinger.