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Digital Movement

Essays in Motion Technology and Performance

Palgrave Macmillan

Part of the book series: Palgrave Studies in Performance and Technology (PSPT)

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About this book

This book brings together experts across disciplines to examine the connection between digital technologies and human movement, and to consider the creative and artistic possibilities of technologized human motion.


  • digital movement
  • performance and technology
  • contemporary performance
  • 15th century
  • animation
  • choreography
  • corpus
  • dance
  • drama
  • dramaturgy
  • drawing
  • media
  • object
  • performance
  • utopia


"This is an exciting and important book which opens up a fresh and engaging new line of research into 'digital movement'. Its essays are direct, lively and insightful, and the book incorporates rich theoretical perspectives and practical case studies from across a wide range of disciplines, while effectively mixing the historical with the cutting-edge contemporary. A bold and significant new work." - Professor Steve Dixon, President of LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore

About the authors

Johannes Birringer, Brunel University, London, UK Maaike Bleeker, Utrecht University, The Netherlands Jamie Bullock, Integra Lab, UK Tom Calvert, Simon Fraser University, Canada James Charlton, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand John Collomosse, University of Surrey, UK Mark Coniglio, Independent Artist, UK Martine Époque, University of Québec à Montréal, Canada Rachel Fensham, University of Melbourne, UK Lise Amy Hansen, The Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Norway Wan Gi Lee, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK Tyler Martin, Software Developer, USA Tychonas Michailidis, Birmingham City University, UK Fernando Nabais, Independent Artist, Lisbon, Portugal Sally Jane Norman, University of Sussex, USA Michael Neff, University of California, Davis, USA Doros Polydorou, University of Hertfordshire, UK Stamatia Portanova, Università degli Studi di Napoli L'Orientale, Italy Denis Poulin, University of Québec à Montréal, Canada Brian Rotman, Ohio State University, USA Thecla Schiphorst, Simon Fraser University, Canada Nicholas Toothman University of California, Davis, USA

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Hardcover Book USD 149.99
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