Literature review

Abramovic, Marina and Paula Orrell 2010 The Pigs of Today are the Hams of Tomorrow symposium and exhibition, Plymouth: Plymouth Arts Centre.
Agamben, Giorgio 1989 'The Archive and Testimony' in The Archive (Documents of Contemporary Art). Charles Merewether (ed) (2006) London, Cambridge Massachusetts: Whitechapel & Mit Press
Agamben, Giorgio 1999 Remnants of Auschwitz: The Witness and the Archive trans. Daniel Heller-Roazen. New York: Zone Books
Agamben, Giorgio 2000 Potentialities: Collected Essays in Philosophy Stanford: Stanford University Press
Allegue, Ludivine, Baz Kershaw and Angela Piccini 2009 Practice as Research in Performance and Screen Basingstoke: Palgrave MacMillan
Auslander, Philip 2006 'The Performativity of Performance Documentation' PAJ, 84
Bacon, Julie 2007 'Archive, Archive, Archive!' Circa Arts Magazine
Bacon, Julie 2008

Arkive City

Newcastle and Belfast: Interface andLocus+ Archive
Benjamin, Walter 1969 'The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction' in Illuminations. Hannah Arendt, ed. New York: Schocken Books
Bishop, Claire and Sylvia Tramontana (ed.) 2008 Double Agent London: ICA
Blackson, Robert 2007 'Once More . . . With Feeling: Reenactment in Contemporary Art and Culture' Art Journal, 66.1
Blast Theory 2012 Bless Practice exhibition at Spacex Gallery, Exeter
Blessing, Jennifer 2012 Haunted: Contemporary Photography, Video, Performance New York: Guggenheim
Blocker, Jane 1999 Where Is Ana Mendieta?: Identity, Performativity and Exile Durham: Duke University Press
Bodies in Flight 2012 Do the Wild Thing!: Redux Bristol: Arnolfini
Borggreen, Gundhild and Rune Made (eds.) 2013 Performing Archives/Archives of Performance Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum Press
Brimfield, Mel 2011 This Is Performance Art London: Black Dog Publishing
Butcher, Rosemary 1993 Body as Site dvd London: The Arts Council, England
Cadman, Chrissie, Amanda Coogan and Helena Walsh 2012 LABOUR: A Live Exhibition Dublin: The LAB (e-publication)
Clarke, Paul and Julian Warren 2009 'Ephemera: Between Archival Objects and Events' Journal of the Society of Archivists, 30
Daniel Brine and Shu Yang 2005 China Live: Reflections on Contemporary Performance Art Beijing: Chinese Arts Centre, in collaboration with Live Art UK, Live Art Development Agency and DaDao Live Art Festival
De Certeau, Michel 1992 The Writing of History New York: Columbia University Press
Deacon, Robin 2013 Spectacle: A Portrait of Stuart Sherman documentary film
Derrida, Jacques 1996 Archive Fever: A Freudian Impression trans. Eric Prenowitz, Chicago, London: The University of Chicago Press.
Durand, Régis 1994 'Event, Trace, Intensity' Discourse 16.2
ElDahab, Mai Abu,  Anton Vidokle, Florian Waldvogel (eds.) 2006 Notes for an Art School Manifesta 6 School Books
Electra 2005 Her Noise Archive Online: available
Enwezor, Okwui 2008 Archive fever : uses of the document in contemporary art New York and Göttingen: International Centre for Photography and Steidl Publishing
Etchells, Tim 2006 Instructions for Forgetting TDR: The Drama Review 50
Etchells, Tim 1999 'On Performance and Technology' and 'Replaying the Tapes of the Twentieth Century: An Interview with Ron Vawter' in Certain Fragments: Contemporary Performance and Forced Entertainment, London: Routledge
Foster, Hal 2004 'An Archival Impulse' in The Archive (Documents of Contemporary Art). Charles Merewether (ed) (2006) London, Cambridge Massachusetts: Whitechapel & Mit Press
Foucault, Michel 1989 Archaeology of Knowledge London: Routledge
Foucault, Michel 1977 'Nietzche, Genealogy, History' in Language, Counter-Memory, Practice: Selected Essays and Interviews, trans. Donald F. Bucher and Sherry Simon, Oxford: Blackwell
Giannacchi, Gabrielle, Nick Kaye and Michael Shanks, (eds.) 2012 Archaeologies of Presence: Art, Performance and the Persistence of Being Abingdon: Routledge
Gomez-Peña, Guillermo 2005 Ethno Techno: Writings on Performance, Activism and Pedagogy London: Routledge
Goulish, Matthew 2000 39 Microlectures in Proximity of Performance London: Routledge
Goulish, Matthew 2012 The Brightest Thing in the World: 3 Essays from the Institute of Failure Chicago: The Green Lantern Press
Goyvaerts, Sven 2009 'Documentary Performance' Online. Availbale:
Hall, John 2013 Essays on Performance Writing, Poetics and Poetry Bristol: Shearsmith
Heathfield, Adrian 2008 Out of Now: The Lifeworks of Tehching Hsieh Cambridge: MIT Press
Heathfield, Adrian 2004 Live: Art and Performance London: Tate Publishing
Heddon, Deirdre and Jennie Klein 2012 Histories and Practices of Live Art Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan
Holly, Michael and Marguard Smith 2009 What Is Research in the Visual Arts?:  Obsession, Archive, Encounter New Haven: Yale University Press
Impact Theatre 1984-1986 Carrier Frequency theatre performance, premiered in Leeds, Ralph Thorsby Community Centre
Irmer, Thomas 2006 ‘A Search for New Realities: Documentary Theatre in Germany’ TDR: The Drama Review 50
Janša,Janez,  Janez Janša and Janez Janša 2008 NAME - Readymade Lubljana: Moderna galerija
Johnson, Dominic 2013 Pleading in the Blood: The Art and Performance of Ron Athey Bristol: Intellect
Jones, Amelia 1998 Body Art: Performing the Subject Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press
Jones, Amelia 2011 '“The Artist is Present”: Artistic Re-enactments and the Impossibility of Presence' TDR: The Drama Review 55. 1
Jones, Amelia 1997 ‘"Presence" in Absentia: Experiencing Performance as Documentation’ Art Journal, 56.4
Jones, Amelia 2012 Seeing Differently: A History and Theory of Identification and the Visual Arts London: Routledge
Jones, Amelia and Adrian Heathfield 2012 Perform, Repeat, Record: Live Art and History Bristol: Intellect
Kaye, Nick 1994 'Live Art: Definition and Documentation' Contemporary Theatre Review, 2.2
Kaye, Nick 2000 Site-specific Art: Performance, place and documentation London: Routledge
Kaye, Nick 2007 Multi-Media Video Installation Performance Abingdon: Routledge
Kirby, Michael (ed.) 1974 New Theatre: Performance Documentation New York: New York University Press
Lambert-Beattie, Carrie 2008 Being Watched: Yvonne Rainer and the 1960s Cambridge: MIT Press
Lepecki, Andre 2004 Of the presence of the body: essays on dance and performance theory Middletown: Wesleyan University Press
Lepecki, Andre 2012 'Not as Before, But Simply: Again' in Perform, Repeat, Record: Live Art in History. Amelia Jone and Adrian Heathfield, eds., Bristol: Intellect
Lepecki, Andre 2007 Allan Kaprow: 18 Happenings in 6 Parts London: Steidl/Hauser & Wirth
Lütticken, Sven (ed.) 2005 'Life, Once More: Forms of Re-enactment in Contemporary Art Witte de With
MacDonald, Claire 2009 'How to Do Things with Words: Textual Typologies and Doctoral Writing' Journal of Writing in Creative Practice 2.1
Maude-Roxby, Alice (ed. 2007 Live art on camera: performance and photography Southampton: John Hansard Gallery
Merewether, Charles 2006 The Archive (Documents of Contemporary Art) London and Cambridge, MA: Whitechapel and MIT Press
Muñoz, José 1996 'Ephemera as Evidence: Introductory Notes to Queer Acts' Women and Performance, 8.2
National Review of Live Art 2008 National Review of Live Art/National Review of Live Art video archive Online. Available:
O'Dell, Kathy   'Replacing the Haptic: Performance Art, Photographic Document and the 1970s' Performance Research 2.1
O'Dell, Kathy 1998 Contract with the Skin: Masochism, Performance Art and the 1970s Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press
Ricoeur, Paul 2009 Memory, History, Forgetting trans. Kathleen Blamey and David Pellauer. Chicago: University of Chicago Press
Pearson, Mike and Michael Shanks 2001 Theatre/Archaeology London and New York: Routledge
Performance Re-enactment Society and Tom Sowden 2011 Salad Dressing Bristol: Arnolfini
Phelan, Peggy 1993 Unmarked: The Politics of Performance London: Routledge
Pil and Galia Collectiv 2007 'RETRO/NECRO: From Beyond the Grave of the Politics of Re-Enactment' Art Papers, 31.6
Reason, Matthew 2006 Documentation, Disappearance and the Representation of Live Performance New York: Palgrave Macmillan
Roach, Joseph 1998 'History, Memory, Necrophilia' in Ends of Performance. Peggy Phelan and Jill Lane, eds. New York: New York University Press
Roms, Heike 2013 ‘Archiving Legacies: Who Cares for Performance Remains?’ in Performing Archives/ Archives of Performance, Gunhild Borgreen and Rune Gade (eds) Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum Press
Roms, Heike 2007 ‘Performance Archives Performance’ in Flashes from the Archives of Oblivion: Stuart Brisley, Ian Hinchliffe, Alastair MacLennan, Tatsumi Orimoto, exhibition catalogue, Cardiff: Chapter