Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 September 2017

256 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781526123046

Also Available As:

Bookseller Code (06)

New in Paperback

Performing Presence

Between the live and the simulated

First Edition

Gabriella Giannachi and Nick Kaye

Published by Manchester University Press

Theatre Theory Practice Performance MUP

  • Developed in collaboration with leading the international artists whose work it focuses upon and incorporates primary source material
  • Emphasizes the link between the performance of presence and contemporary technology, exploring how media and mediation produce and perform presence
  • Engages with current discourses art, media and performance theory, and computer science, including presence research in virtual and mixed reality
  • Poses questions over the nature of action, identity and self in the relationship with media forms

Also of Interest