New performance and philosophy podcast: The Refrain – Getting in Sync With the World

New performance and philosophy podcast: The Refrain – Getting in Sync With the World

Fight With a Stick Performance, a company that has been focused on live performance for years, and is concerned with our interconnectedness with the other-than-human, has ventured into the podcast creation. The main source material for the first episode is Eduardo Kohn's book, "How Forests Think: Towards an Anthropology Beyond the Human," and also features the thinking of Jane Bennett in her book, "Vibrant Matter," the work of forest ecologist Suzanne Simard, and others. The title of the podcast series is taken from Chapter 11 of Deleuze and Guattari's "A Thousand Plateaus." That chapter is the focus of the upcoming…
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PP Book Chain: Routledge Companion to Performance Philosophy

The Routledge Companion to Performance Philosophy  PP Book Chain We are really excited to see the publication of the Routledge Companion to Performance Philosophy. At the same time, we are disappointed that the cost of the hardback will exclude so many readers - particularly those who do not have institutional access to resources.  This PP Book Chain is one small attempt to address this problem. The idea is for individuals and groups to sign up to the chain to receive a hard copy of the Companion.  In signing up, each individual or group agrees to have the book for a…
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