Performance, Madness and Psychiatry

Performance, Madness and Psychiatry Isolated Acts

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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.

Book information

ISBN: 9781137337252
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Pub date:
DEWEY: 822.0093561
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 1 online resource (xiv, 229 )
Weight: -1g