The Routledge Companion to Theatre and Politics
The Routledge Companion to Animal-Human History
The Routledge Companion to Butoh Performance
The Routledge Companion to Jacques Lecoq
The Routledge Companion to Adaptation
The Routledge Companion to Spatial History
Craig Benjamin, Esther Quaedackers, David Baker
August 15, 2019
The Routledge Companion to Big History guides readers though the variety of themes and concepts that structure contemporary scholarship in the field of big history. The volume is divided into five parts, each representing current and evolving areas of interest to the community, including big...
Peter Eckersall, Helena Grehan
March 22, 2019
The Routledge Companion to Theatre and Politics is a volume of critical essays, provocations, and interventions on the most important questions faced by today’s writers, critics, audiences, and theatre and performance makers. Featuring texts written by scholars and artists who are diversely...
Kelly Howe, Julian Boal, José Soeiro
February 14, 2019
This dynamic book offers a comprehensive companion to the theory and practice of Theatre of the Oppressed. Developed by Brazilian director and theorist Augusto Boal, these theatrical forms invite people to mobilize their knowledge and rehearse struggles against oppression. Featuring a diverse...
Kathy A. Perkins, Sandra L. Richards, Renée Alexander Craft, Thomas F. DeFrantz
December 06, 2018
The Routledge Companion to African American Theatre and Performance is an outstanding collection of specially written essays that charts the emergence, development, and diversity of African American Theatre and Performance—from the nineteenth-century African Grove Theatre to Afrofuturism....
Rick Kemp, Bruce McConachie
October 02, 2018
The Routledge Companion to Theatre, Performance and Cognitive Science integrates key findings from the cognitive sciences (cognitive psychology, neuroscience, evolutionary studies and relevant social sciences) with insights from theatre and performance studies. This rapidly expanding...
Dean Phillip Bell
September 26, 2018
The Routledge Companion to Jewish History and Historiography provides an overview of Jewish history from the biblical to the contemporary period, while simultaneously placing Jewish history into conversation with the most central historiographical methods and issues and some of the core source...
Hilda Kean, Philip Howell
August 28, 2018
The Routledge Companion to Animal-Human History provides an up-to-date guide for the historian working within the growing field of animal-human history. Giving a sense of the diversity and interdisciplinary nature of the field, cutting-edge contributions explore the practices of and challenges...
Bruce Baird, Rosemary Candelario
August 28, 2018
The Routledge Companion to Butoh Performance provides a comprehensive introduction to and analysis of the global art form butoh. Originating in Japan in the 1960s, butoh was a major innovation in twentieth century dance and performance, and it continues to shape-shift around the world. Taking...
Mark Evans, Rick Kemp
August 14, 2018
The Routledge Companion to Jacques Lecoq presents a thorough overview and analysis of Jacques Lecoq's life, work and philosophy of theatre. Through an exemplary collection of specially commissioned chapters from leading writers, specialists and practitioners, it draws together writings and...
Alan Forrest, Matthias Middell
July 27, 2018
The Routledge Companion to the French Revolution in World History engages with some of the most recent trends in French revolutionary scholarship by considering the Revolution in its global context. Across seventeen chapters an international team of contributors examine the impact of the Revolution...
Dennis Cutchins, Katja Krebs, Eckart Voigts
April 11, 2018
The Routledge Companion to Adaptation offers a broad range of scholarship from this growing, interdisciplinary field. With a basis in source-oriented studies, such as novel-to-stage and stage-to-film adaptations, this volume also seeks to highlight the new and innovative aspects of adaptation...
Ian Gregory, Don DeBats, Don Lafreniere
January 18, 2018
The Routledge Companion to Spatial History explores the full range of ways in which GIS can be used to study the past, considering key questions such as what types of new knowledge can be developed solely as a consequence of using GIS and how effective GIS can be for different types of research....