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Radical Gestures: Feminism and Performance Art in North America

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Performance art was finally recognized as an art form in its own right in the 1970s. This work situates feminist performance art in the US and Canada in the social context of the feminist movement. Highlighting the important contributions of women artists, it shows that artists drew from feminist politics to create works.
Paperback, 304 pages
Published August 14th 2006 by McGill-Queen's University Press
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Jan 18, 2008 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
i thought i would know everything about feminist performance art after finishing this book, but i was mistaken. this book just scratches the surface, although it's nicely written.
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