The first book-length introduction to and critical analysis of contemporary feminist performance, from Madonna to Karen Finley to Cherrie Moraga

Lynda Hart is Assistant Professor of English, University of Pennsylvania, and editor of Making a Spectacle: Feminist Essays on Contemporary Women's Theatre.

Peggy Phelan is Assistant Professor of Performance Studies at Tisch School of the Arts, New York University, and author of Unmarked: The Politics of Performance.