S not have direct results in political or social change Nicole s text explores the idea that maybe what is needed is to change one person s perceptions one action at a time I m grateful or her creation of a how to manual Special Agent for what it means to be an engaged artist in the 21st centur. Ce art Bringing together accounts by participants writers theorists artists and activists as well as photographs and critical essays Performing Revolutionary offers aresh perspective on the challenges of moving rom critiue to acti.
H between January 2008 and December 2012 but also becomes a handbook or anyone interested in how art and activism can go together For many people there is a struggle to see activism as an artistic experience or to understand how art can be used as a The Apache Wars: The Hunt for Geronimo, the Apache Kid, and the Captive Boy Who Started theLongest War in American History form of activism even if it doe. E style of a how to guide UPRISING a series of public demonstrations in eight locations in the United States andive in Europe involved thousands of voluntary participants who came together to create radical change through performan.
It s probably not air or me to review this book since I m pictured inside and thanked in the opening acknowledgements But what the heck Nicole has written a thoughtful heartfelt book that not only describes the 60 performances she created over the course of A World on Fire five years one a mont. The result ofive years of practice based creative research Setting Them Straight: You CAN Do Something About Bigotry and Homophobia in Your Life focused on Nicole Garneau’s UPRISING project Performing Revolutionary presents a number of methodsor the creation of politically charged interactive public events in th.