Dr. Diana Taylor


Co-investigator - New York University / Hemispheric Institute


Topics of research:

Performance and politics in the Americas

The concept of ‘things’—the performance of the ‘thing in Teatro da Vertigem (Brazil),  Archiving ‘things,’ the life of ‘things’

The politics of passion—the role of affect in political movements, Occupy Wall Street, #YoSoy132, Taksim Sq., Zapatistas, etc 

Strategies of resistance and resistant strategies

Current Projects

Digital books

Art and Resistance

Resistant Strategies

The Politics of Passion

Print book: Performance and Politics