Swallow the Fish (Paperback)

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Gabrielle Civil's Swallow the Fish is a memoir in performance art that explores the medium from within its beating heart. Adding its voice to black feminist conversations, it combines essays, anecdotes, and meditations with original performance texts to confront audience, motivation, and fears. Both joy and panic appear in Civil's world of performance, where neither walls nor city limits set the scope of the stage. Civil bares vulnerabilities and enthralls readers, asking essential questions and embodying dreams.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781937865795
ISBN-10: 1937865797
Publisher: Civil Coping Mechanisms
Publication Date: February 22nd, 2017
Pages: 314
Language: English