Latina Performance

Latina Performance

Traversing the Stage
Alicia Arrizon
Distribution: World
Publication date: 09/22/1999
Format: Paperback 16 b&w photos, 1 figures
ISBN: 978-0-253-21285-6
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A Choice Outstanding Academic Book of 2000

Latina Performance is a densely theorized treatment of rich materials." —MultiCultural Review

Arrizón's important book revolves around the complex issues of identity formation and power relations for US women performers of Latin American descent." —Choice

Latina Performance examines the Latina subject whose work as dramatist, actress, theorist, and/or critic further defines the field of theater and performance in the United States. Alicia Arrizón looks at the cultural politics that flows from the intersection of gender, ethnicity, race, class, and sexuality.

Author Bio

Alicia Arrizón is an Assistant Professor at University of California, Riverside. Her writings on theater and performance have been published in The Drama Review: The Journal of Performance Studies, Ollantay: Theater Magazine, and Mester: Literary Journal.

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