Tagged: performance

SPECIAL ISSUE | The Power of Social Protests: Black Lives Matter and the Washington R*Dskins Football Team

  Author: María Piqueras Pérez University of Murcia Download PDF version Marked by Protests, demonstrations, the presidential campaign, a global pandemic and the death tolls that have come along together with mask wearing, 2020 has been a year characterized by dramatic...

SPECIAL ISSUE | When Oppressed People Can Oppress People: Queer Trauma and Performance Working Together Towards Change

  Author: Corpus Navalón Guzmán University of Murcia Download PDF version Marginal social spaces created by those rendered ‘out of place’ can cultivate alternative ways of living […]. (Browne 2009, 541) It is August 1994, women, mostly residents in the USA,...

SPECIAL ISSUE | Dancing War Machines: An Analysis of Performance in the Musical Film West Side Story

Download PDF version Musical films are a favourite among viewers since their emergence in 1927 (Chilton 2020) tied to the arrival of the “talkies” and the consequent possibility of including sound within what were, until then, silent films. Their popularity...

SPECIAL ISSUE | Afro-Caribbean Women Reclaiming their Bodies and Sexuality: Nicki Minaj and Cardi B’s Ambivalent Self-Portrayals

  Author: Macarena Martín Martínez University of Sevilla Download PDF version Existing scholarship on the cultural representation of the Black female body has primarily focused on the dominant stereotypes imposed upon it (Bennett and Dickerson 2001, 4), rather than its self-representation....

PopMeC CFP—Popular Culture as Transformative Action: Videoclips, Performances, and Speeches in US Popular Culture

Download the CFP pdf Videoclips and public performances at events with a large audience—such as sporting events’ halftime shows, as well as public readings or award acceptance speeches—have been recognized as powerful cultural signifiers and present political tinges which appeal...

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