Performance, Madness and Psychiatry : Isolated Acts Hardback
Edited by Anna Harpin, Juliet Foster
Part of the Palgrave Politics of Identity and Citizenship Series series
This exciting collection of essays explores the complex area of madness and performance.
The book spans from the 18th century to the present and unearths the overlooked history of theatre and performance in, and about, psychiatric asylums and hospitals.
The book will appeal to historians, social scientists, theatre scholars, and artists alike.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 243 pages, XIV, 243 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 02/09/2014
- Category: Theatre studies
- ISBN: 9781137337245