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Digital, Performances, Publications, etc.
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Commissioned Performance


"Baking America: A Presidential Address" - An Original Audio Performance for Constance Hockaday's ARTISTS IN PRESIDENTS project (2020).

Dr. Amma's journal article: "Lessons in Blackbody Minstrelsy"
Dr. Amma's Book Essay: "The Silent Laugh of LAUGHING BEN"
Book Essay


Ghartey-Tagoe Kootin, Amma Y. “The Silent Laugh of Laughing Ben.”

        In A Tyranny of Documents: The Performance Historian as Film

        Noir Detective: Essays Dedicated to Brooks McNamara, edited             by Stephen Johnson, 193-200. Vol. 28, Performing Arts

        Resources. New York: Theater Library Association, 2011.

Commissioned Essay


Ghartey-Tagoe Kootin, Amma Y. “(Black) Dance as Archival World-Making: Gesel Mason’s No Boundaries." Fusebox Festival 2020 Catalogue (2020).

Digital Video


Ghartey-Tagoe Kootin, Amma Y. “ReView Bamboozled: Archival Affects.”Digital Video (RT: 52:56). Performance  Philosophy. Philosophy, 4, no. 1: 294-96. (August 2018)Refereed Journal. 

Journal Article


Ghartey-Tagoe Kootin, Amma Y. “Lessons in Blackbody

         Minstrelsy: Old Plantation (1901) and the Manufacture of

         Black Authenticity.” The Drama Review: TDR 57, no 2

         (Summer 2013): 102-22. Special Edition on Blackface

         Minstrelsy, edited by Catherine Cole and Tracy Davis. 

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