Care Outside the Comfort Zone
Performance Research. 2017. Vol. 22. No. 4. P. 79-88.
This article situates the politics of Katrin Nenasheva’s contemporary performance practice, which is based on a maternal aesthetics of tactile communication, within the broader, developing history of performance in post-Soviet Russia. First, I present a history of the development of the idea of the maternal in Russian performance art after 1991.