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“Sighting Segregation Black aesthetics and the materiality of art in St. Louis and Ferguson,” in The Material World of Modern Segregation edited by Iver Bernstein and Heidi Kolk, 2022. Publications, Essays 21st Century, Aesthetics, African American, American, Choreography, History, Performance Studies, Race and Ethnicity, Social Justice, Visual Culture
Scott Magelssen. “Dinosaurs, Racial Anxiety, and Curatorial Intervention: Whiteness and Performative Historiography in the Museum.” Special Issue on Theatre Historiography, ed. Michal Kobialka. Pamietnik Teatralny 70.4 (2022). Publications, Essays Theater History, 19th Century, 20th Century, Historiography, History, Indigenous, Performance Studies, Popular Culture, Race and Ethnicity
Scott Venters, “Embodiment and Ontological Fragility in the Fabrication of Early Royal Society Taxa,” in Identity, Culture, and the Science of PerformanceFrom the Lab to the Streets, eds. Vivian Appler and Merdith Conti (Bloomsbury, 2022 – Forthcoming) Publications, Essays Theater History, 17th Century, Culture, Performance Studies, Science and Technology
Performing Flight: From the Barnstormers to Space Tourism. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2020. Publications, Books Theater History, Culture, Historiography, Performance Studies, Popular Culture, Visual Culture
Zimmerman, Shadow D. "Marinetti and Mussolini: Performing Citizenship in Anti-Fascist Italy." Theatre Symposium, Volume 28: Citizenship, edited by Andrew Gibb. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2020. Publications, Essays Modernism, Performance Studies
Scott Magelssen and Shelby Lunderman. “Tactical Slowness: Fomenting a Culture of Mental Health in the Academy.” Reversing the Cult of Speed in Higher Education: The Slow Movement in the Arts and Humanities. Ed. Jonathan Chambers and Stephannie Gearhart (Routledge, 2018). Publications, Essays Culture, Drama, Performance Studies, Popular Culture, Theater History
Tracy C. Davis and Stefka Mihaylova, eds. Uncle Tom's Cabins: The Transnational History of America's Most Mutable Book. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 2018. Publications, Books 19th Century, 20th Century, 21st Century, Drama, Global and Transnational Studies, Literature and Other Arts, Performance Studies
Scott Venters, "'Better to burn': The Prima Mimarum and Political Friction in Fourth-Century Antioch," Theatre Journal (March, 2018). Publications Ancient, Classics, Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies, Performance Studies, Popular Culture, Religion
Axel Andersson and Scott Magelssen, “Performing a Viking History of America: The 1893 Voyage and Display of a Viking Longship at the Columbus Quadricentennial.” Theatre Journal 69.2 (June 2017), pp. 175-195. Publications, Essays 19th Century, Culture, Historiography, History, Performance Studies, Popular Culture, Scandinavian, Theater History, Theory/Criticism, Visual Culture
Scott Magelssen, “Our Academic Discipline is Making Us Sicker.” Special Section: ASTR’s 60th Anniversary. Theatre Survey 57.3 (September, 2016) 389-394. Publications, Essays Culture, Performance Studies, Popular Culture, Theater History
Scott Magelssen, “White-Skinned Gods: Thor Heyerdahl, The Kon-Tiki Museum, and the Racial Theory of Polynesian Origins.” TDR: The Drama Review 60.1 [T229] (Winter, 2016). Publications, Essays Indigenous, Performance Studies, Popular Culture, Postcolonial, Race and Ethnicity, Scandinavian, Theater History
"'Would you die for the Fatherland?': Disciplining the German Commemorative Body," Theatre History Studies 35 (2016): 39-72. Publications, Essays 18th Century, 19th Century, 20th Century, Culture, Dance, Modernism, Performance Studies, Popular Culture, Race and Ethnicity
"'The ransome of Prides fury':  The Executions as the Hope Bear-Garden and the (De)Mythologization of the English Commonwealth."  New England Theatre Journal 26 (2015): 1-20. Publications, Essays 17th Century, English, Performance Studies, Popular Culture, Theater History
"Brooklyn’s Experimental Frontiers: A Performance Geography” TDR: The Drama Review 58:3 (August 2014): 97-123. Publications, Essays Theater History, 21st Century, Activist Theater, American, Experimental, Performance Studies, Postcolonial, Race and Ethnicity
Scott Magelssen. Simming: Participatory Performance and the Making of Meaning. U of Michigan Press, 2014. Publications, Books Theater History, Performance Studies, Popular Culture
Thomas Postlewait and Tracy C. Davis, editors. Theatricality. Cambridge UP, 2003. Publications, Books Drama, Performance Studies
Cortes, Monica Munoz (1995).  The Works of Anna Deavere Smith:  An Exploration of Otherness. The Berkeley McNair Journal, 3 (Summer 1995), 87-97 Publications, Essays Acting, Activist Theater, Critical Theory, Feminism and Feminist Theory, Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies, Performance Studies, Theater History, Theory/Criticism