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6 edition of Gender in Performance found in the catalog.

Gender in Performance

The Presentation of Difference in the Performing Arts

by Laurence Senelick

  • 223 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Tufts University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theatre, drama,
  • Performing Arts (Specific Aspects),
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • General,
  • Performing Arts / Theater / General,
  • Sex in the performing arts

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages372
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8383264M
    ISBN 100874515459
    ISBN 109780874515459

      A fascinating collection of academic essays, Gender in Performance is definitely dated. Much of queer studies has progressed since this collection was published, but there is still a lot of valuable knowledge to be had.4/5. But subversion through performance isn’t automatic or easy. Indeed, Butler complains that people have misread her book Gender Trouble. “The bad reading goes something like this: I can get up in the morning, look in my closet, and decide which gender I want to be today. I can take out a piece of clothing and change my gender, stylize it, and.

    The gender gap in sport, although closing, remains, due to biological differences affecting performance, but it is also influenced by reduced opportunity and sociopolitical factors that influence. While many performance evaluation biases exist, gender bias is one of the most prevalent. We hope that by diving deeper into gender bias during performance reviews, we can help both managers and employees understand, identify, and combat the gender bias .

    performance. If a performance is something con-trolled and possibly characterized by a degree of artifice, performativity is talking about something completely different. To say that gender is per-formative is simply to say that how we understand gender, and how we position ourselves as gen-dered or sexual beings in relation to others is. In one of the important books of this tradition [Daly and Wilson , p. gender differences in performance, we use a noncompetitive en-vironment, a piece rate scheme. To test whether there is a gender differentiated impact of competition on performance, the second 8. .


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Gender in Performance by Laurence Senelick Download PDF EPUB FB2

The above is an excerpt from "Performance Piece" by Julia Serano, from the book Gender Outlaws edited by Kate Bornstein and S. Bear Bergman. Excerpted by arrangement with Seal Press, a. The Routledge Reader in Gender and Performance presents the most influential and widely-known, critical work on gender and performing arts, together with exciting and provocative new writings.

It provides systematically arranged articles to guide the reader from topic to topic, and specially linked articles by scholars and teachers to explain key issues and put the extracts in context.5/5(2). This book offers an account of an unprecedented North American study of contemporary female and male strip shows.

It particularly focuses on the contradictory sex roles, cultural positions, and performance practices of 'straight' strip shows during their second heyday in the early ine. The Routledge Reader in Gender and Performance presents the most influential and widely-known, critical work on gender and performing arts, together with exciting and provocative new writings.

It provides systematically arranged articles to guide the reader from topic to topic, and specially linked articles by scholars and teachers to explain key issues and put the extracts in context. Gender in Gender in Performance book the presentation of difference in the performing arts User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict "Gender is performance,'' declares editor Senelick in the introduction, and the best essays in this collection are those that challenge cultural assumptions about representations of gender in art and.

The theory of ‘Gender Performance’ or ‘Gender Performativity’ was first coined in Judith Butler’s book titled Gender Trouble. Butler’s theories on gender identity and gender performativity were based on the notion of destabilizing gender identities and categories.

According to Butler, gender performance is only subversive because it is "the kind of effect that resists calculation”, which is to say that signification is multiplicitous, that the subject is unable to control it, and so subversion is always occurring and always unpredictable".

Moya Lloyd suggests that the political potential of gender. Bornstein, a trans woman who finds gender deeply problematic, sums up this resistance nicely in her book title, Gender Outlaw: On Men, Women and the Rest of Us1.

It is commonly argued that biological differences between males and females determine gender by causing enduring differences in capabilities and dispositions.

Anything that you do to express your gender which is not innate but is the result of human cultural ideas of gender - you are "performing" your gender.

Almost all gender expression is performed. That is to say, almost every way in which you comm. A content analysis of individual annual performance reviews shows that women were times more likely to receive critical In my forthcoming book on gender bias in.

In presenting the notion of gender as performance or gender performativity in her "Gender Trouble", Judith Butler holds that forced which operate on the subject create the illusion of heterosexual integrity, that is, the myth according to which someone who is born with certain genitals (e.g., a penis) forms a certain gender identity (e.g., a man) as has sexual desire which is directed.

The performance review process can evolve to eliminate much of any existing gender bias. The more it moves away from the traditional annual performance review to more effective strategies such as crowdsource feedback and ratingless appraisals, the more likely that will happen.

JUDITH BUTLER questions the belief that certain gendered behaviors are natural, illustrating the ways that one's learned performance of gendered behavior (what we commonly associate with femininity and masculinity) is an act of sorts, a performance, one that is imposed upon us by normative heterosexuality.

Gender Performativity – Gender Performativity is a term created by post-structuralist feminist philosopher Judith Butler in her book Gender Trouble, which has subsequently been used in a variety of academic fields that describes how individuals participate in social constructions of gender.

Gender is something performed, a performance that is composed of stylized acts also known as the Performativity Theory.

The way how we dress. Fantastic book. Bailey's ethnography of Ballroom in Detroit, illuminates the ways Black sexual marginals resist multiple forms of exclusion to create a new gender and sexual system and kinship through a dynamic form of cultural production.

Read this book Reviews: 8. Books shelved as performance-studies: The Archive and the Repertoire: Performing Cultural Memory in the Americas by Diana Taylor, Disidentifications: Que. Violations of gender role expectations are met with criti-cism and penalized (Prentice & Carranza, ; Rudman & Glick, ).

Furthermore, societal gender prescriptions tend to be internalized and thus self-imposed to a certain extent (Postmes & Speares, ). Thus, W.

Wood and Eagly () suggest that the power of gender roles is their embed. This study analyzes the effects of gender diversity in management on organizational performance using Korea Workplace Panel Survey data for, and   This book presents a lucid, comprehensive, and entertaining narrative of culture and society in late 19th- and early 20th-century Maharashtra through a perceptive study of its theatre and cinema.

An intellectual tour de force, it will be invaluable to scholars and researchers of modern Indian history, theatre and film studies, cultural studies.

Gender Trouble made Butler an instant celebrity and she remains one of the most famous philosophers in the world. Gender Trouble, a book about gender theory, is widely acclaimed as groundbreaking, and is highly influential in feminism, women's studies and lesbian and gay studies.

It has also enjoyed widespread popularity outside of traditional.Gender performance is the way in which individuals see themselves, how society sees individuals, and in how culture defines gender (Foss et. al. ). In Herland, Charlotte Perkins Gliman creates a utopic setting to challenge traditional ideas of gender performance, such as the notion that women must perform a degree of femininity, which.Reconstructing Race, Gender, and Sexuality through Performance,” in which we examine feminist, queer, and anti-racist efforts to use performance to create social change.

Required Texts and Performance Books (all on reserve at Lamont and available for purchase at the Coop): Erving Goffman, The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life.