Intimacy Across Visceral and Digital Performance

  • Maria Chatzichristodoulou
  • Rachel Zerihan

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Performance and Technology book series (PSPT)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Introduction

    1. Maria Chatzichristodoulou, Rachel Zerihan
      Pages 1-11
  3. Ethical Readings of Political Intimacies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Tracey Warr
      Pages 15-25
  4. Familial Intimacies: Bodily Fluids and Microbiology

  5. Abuse, Perversion and Obscenity: Knotty Intimacies in Contemporary Performance Practices

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 87-87
    2. Sandy Baldwin
      Pages 114-126
  6. Visceral Technologies: From MySpace to My Body

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 127-127
    2. Erin Manning
      Pages 129-142
    3. Johannes Birringer
      Pages 143-158
  7. An Intimate Distance Apart

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 171-171
    2. Paul Sermon
      Pages 173-187
    3. Janis Jefferies, Elena Papadaki
      Pages 188-199
    4. Maria Chatzichristodoulou, Rachel Zerihan
      Pages 213-234
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 235-250

About this book


Consisting of critical analyses, theoretical provocations and practical reflections by leading scholars/practitioners from the fields of performance studies, live art and creative technology, these essays examine the rise of intimate performance works and question the socio-historical contexts provoking those aesthetic and affective developments.

Editors and affiliations

  • Maria Chatzichristodoulou
    • 1
  • Rachel Zerihan
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Arts and New MediaUniversity of HullUK
  2. 2.University of SheffieldUK

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