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1. Cover image for 'Open Wounds'
Holocaust Theater and the Legacy of George Tabori
Edited by Martin Kagel and David Z. Saltz
Explores the irreverent theater of George Tabori and its enduring legacy within Holocaust theater
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Open Wounds"
2. Cover image for 'Feeling the Future at Christian End-Time Performances'
Jill Stevenson
How Christian depictions of the End allow spectators to experience—and feel—their place within the future history of humankind
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Feeling the Future at Christian End-Time Performances"
3. Cover image for 'Democracy Moving'
Bill T. Jones, Contemporary American Performance, and the Racial Past
Ariel Nereson

Explores the potential of movement to create and revise historical narratives of race and nation

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Democracy Moving"
4. Cover image for 'Being Human during COVID'
Kristin Ann Hass, editor
What the humanities can teach us about COVID-19
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Web Open Access Forthcoming
5. Cover image for 'Selected Plays of Stan Lai'
Volume 3: A Dream Like a Dream and Ago
Volume: 3
Stan Lai, edited by Lissa Tyler Renaud
Bringing the iconic plays of Stan Lai to an English-language readership
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Selected Plays of Stan Lai"
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Volume 1: Secret Love in Peach Blossom Land and Other Plays
Volume: 1
Stan Lai, edited by Lissa Tyler Renaud
Bringing the iconic plays of Stan Lai to an English-language readership
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Selected Plays of Stan Lai"
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Volume 2: The Village and Other Plays
Volume: 2
Stan Lai, edited by Lissa Tyler Renaud
Bringing the iconic plays of Stan Lai to an English-language readership
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Selected Plays of Stan Lai"
8. Cover image for 'African Performance Arts and Political Acts'
Naomi André, Yolanda Covington-Ward, and Jendele Hungbo, Editors
Explores how performance arts, whether staged or in daily life, regularly interface with political action across the African continent
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "African Performance Arts and Political Acts"
9. Cover image for 'The Lines Between the Lines'
How Stage Directions Affect Embodiment
Bess Rowen
The first full length study focused on how stage directions function and why they matter to the reading and performance of play scripts.
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Lines Between the Lines"
10. Cover image for 'Sampling and Remixing Blackness in Hip-hop Theater and Performance'
Nicole Hodges Persley
Explores expressions of blackness in Hip-hop performance by non-African American artists in the U.S. and Britain ?
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Sampling and Remixing Blackness in Hip-hop Theater and Performance"
11. Cover image for 'Moving Islands'
Contemporary Performance and the Global Pacific
Diana Looser
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Moving Islands"
12. Cover image for 'Working Backstage'
A Cultural History and Ethnography of Technical Theater Labor
Christin Essin
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Working Backstage"
13. Cover image for 'The Global White Snake'
Liang Luo
Tracing the history and adaptation of one of China’s foundational texts
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Global White Snake"
14. Cover image for 'Theater as Data'
Computational Journeys into Theater Research
Miguel Escobar Varela
Demonstrates how quantitative digital tools for theater researchers can provide fresh insights
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Web Open Access Forthcoming
15. Cover image for 'Critical Perspectives on Contemporary Plays by Women'
The Early Twenty-First Century
Penny Farfan and Lesley Ferris, Editors
Explores how women playwrights illuminate the contemporary world and contribute to its reshaping
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Critical Perspectives on Contemporary Plays by Women"
16. Cover image for 'Transforming Tradition'
The Reform of Chinese Theater in the 1950s and Early 1960s
Siyuan Liu
Explores the history and lingering effects of governmental reform of Chinese theater, post-1949
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Transforming Tradition"
17. Cover image for 'A Player and a Gentleman'
The Diary of Harry Watkins, Nineteenth-Century U.S. American Actor
Edited by Amy E. Hughes and Naomi J. Stubbs

Recaptures antebellum history by tracing the journey of actor and prodigious journal-keeper Harry Watkins

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Web 2018 Open Access Available Read Online
18. Cover image for 'Queer Nightlife'
Kemi Adeyemi, Kareem Khubchandani, Ramón H. Rivera-Servera, Editors
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Queer Nightlife"
19. Cover image for 'Translocas'
The Politics of Puerto Rican Drag and Trans Performance
Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Translocas"
20. Cover image for 'Rethinking Chinese Socialist Theaters of Reform'
Performance Practice and Debate in the Mao Era
Xiaomei Chen, Tarryn Li-Min Chun, and Siyuan Liu, Editors
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Rethinking Chinese Socialist Theaters of Reform"
21. Cover image for 'Ghostly Fragments'
Essays on Shakespeare and Performance
Barbara C. Hodgdon
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Ghostly Fragments"
22. Cover image for 'In Concert'
Performing Musical Persona
Phillip Auslander
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "In Concert"
23. Cover image for 'Singing Out'
GALA Choruses and Social Change
Heather MacLachlan
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2020 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Singing Out"
24. Cover image for 'Marking Modern Movement'
Dance and Gender in the Visual Imagery of the Weimar Republic
Susan Funkenstein
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2020 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Marking Modern Movement"
25. Cover image for 'Performance and the Afterlives of Injustice'
Catherine M. Cole
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2020 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Performance and the Afterlives of Injustice"
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The University of Michigan Press offers many titles as electronic books in EPUB, PDF, Kindle, and Audiobook formats.

Our EPUB and PDFs may be read using free Adobe Digital Editions software. Digital Editions is available for PC, Mac, major mobile platforms, and many e-reader devices. Visit the Adobe Digital Editions Supported Ebook Devices page for a complete list of e-reader devices that are compatible with the software and their FAQ page for other questions about the software.

Available Ebook reading systems vary widely in their support for accessibility features. For EPUB, visit EPUB Test for accessibility support information for specific platforms. Contact us if you have a question about the best reading system for your needs at umpress.accessibility@umich.edu.

Our Ebooks are currently offered under a single-user license, which means that your Ebook can be accessed by using one Adobe ID. Any computer authorized to this Adobe ID will be able to open the file. Learn more at the Adobe ID and Membership FAQ page.

UMP is pleased to provide customers an easy, convenient, and environmentally-friendly way to buy and read great books. For more information on how to order Ebooks, visit our Ordering page.


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