The Amazing Decade : Women and Performance Art in America, 1970-1980

Roth, Moira and Jacob, Mary Jane and Burdick, Janet and Dubiel, Alice. The Amazing Decade : Women and Performance Art in America, 1970-1980. Los Angeles, CA: Astro Artz, 1983.

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Abstract (English)

Considering the history of feminist performance art in relation to the women's movement, Roth describes women's performance art in the 1970s. Her analysis focuses on issues such as autobiography, women's history and mythology, feminist activism and future direction. Includes a historical chronology and descriptions of individual artists' works by various authors. Introductory text by Jacob. Circa 300 bibl. ref.

Types: Monographs
All Contributors: Roth, Moira (Author); Jacob, Mary Jane (Author); Burdick, Janet (Author); Dubiel, Alice (Author)
Dossier: 700 - FEMMES DANS LES ARTS / WOMEN IN THE ARTS
Collation: 165 p. : 83 ill. ; 26 x 21 cm
ISBN: 0937122092
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Los Angeles, CA: Astro Artz
Artists: Anderson, Laurie; Antin, Eleanor; Apple, Jacki; Applebroog, Ida; Barry, Judith; Buchanan, Nancy; Chicago, Judy; Lacy, Suzanne; Sandra, Orgel; Rahmani, Aviva; Damon, Betsy; Deak, Norma Jean; Edelson, Mary Beth; Angelo, Nancy; Gaulke, Cheri; Green, Vanalyne; Klick, Laurel; Forti, Simone; Girouard, Tina; Henes, Donna; Hershman, Lynn; Johnson, Poppy; Jonas, Joan; Knowles, Alison; Labowitz, Leslie; Monk, Meredith; Montano, Linda; Oliveros, Pauline; Piper, Adrian; Rainer, Yvonne; Rosenthal, Rachel; Rosler, Martha; Schneemann, Carolee; Scott, Jill; Sherk, Bonnie; Skipitares, Theodora; Smith, Barbara; Ukeles, Mierle Laderman; Allyn, Jerri; Belt, Leslie; Gauldin, Anne; Nicklaus, Patti; Wildman-Webber, Jamie; Yarfitz, Denise; Wilding, Faith; Wilke, Hannah; Wilson, Martha; Feminist Art Workers; WAITRESSES, The
Keywords: PERFORMANCE; WOMAN; FEMINISM; WOMENS' MOVEMENT
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 19 Nov 1990
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:38
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/4970
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