American Puppet Modernism: Essays on the Material World in Performance (Palgrave Studies in Theatre and Performance History)

American Puppet Modernism: Essays on the Material World in Performance (Palgrave Studies in Theatre and Performance History)

by JohnBell (Author)

Synopsis

This study analyses the history of puppet, mask, and performing object theatre in the United States over the past 150 years to understand how a peculiarly American mixture of global cultures, commercial theatre, modern-art idealism, and mechanical innovation reinvented the ancient art of puppetry.

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Format: Hardcover
Pages: 292
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Published: 19 Sep 2008

ISBN 10: 1403979812
ISBN 13: 9781403979810