© 2015

History, Memory, Performance

  • David Dean
  • Yana Meerzon
  • Kathryn Prince

Part of the Studies in International Performance book series (STUDINPERF)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. David Dean, Yana Meerzon, Kathryn Prince
    Pages 1-18
  3. J. Douglas Clayton
    Pages 98-115
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 257-292

About this book


History, Memory, Performance is an interdisciplinary collection of essays exploring performances of the past in a wide range of trans-national and historical contexts. At its core are contributions from theatre scholars and public historians discussing how historical meaning is shaped through performance.


theatre history theatre and holocaust performative history identity stage theatre William Shakespeare

Editors and affiliations

  • David Dean
    • 1
  • Yana Meerzon
    • 2
  • Kathryn Prince
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of HistoryCarleton UniversityCanada
  2. 2.Department of TheatreUniversity of OttawaCanada

About the editors

Johnny Alam, Carleton University, Canada Rachel E. Bennett, University of Illinois, USA J. Douglas Clayton, University of Ottawa, Canada Nancy Copeland, University of Toronto, Canada Jeff Friedman, Rutgers State University of New Jersey, USA Steven High, Concordia University, Canada Katherine Johnson, University of Sydney, Australia Edward (Ted) Little, Concordia University, Canada Irena (Irene) R. Makaryk, University of Ottawa, Canada Josy Miller, University of California, Davis, USA Claudia Tatinge Nascimento, Freie Universitat Berlin, Germany Kathryn Prince, University of Ottawa, Canada Samantha Mitschke, University of Birmingham, UK VK Preston, McGill University, Canada Freddie Rokem, Tel Aviv University, Israel Tanja Schult, Hugo Valentin Centre at Uppsala, Sweden

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