List of recent monographs, edited collections and specialist peer-reviewed journals

01 November, 2018 by Scott Palmer | 0 comments

List of recent monographs, edited collections and specialist peer-reviewed journals

The recent significant increase in academic publications in our field has been instigated by our members. Major volumes are listed here with links to journals in which our research regularly features


Publications from members of the Scenography Working Group


Monographs and Edited Collections (since 2013)


The Routledge Companion to Scenography – Editor Arnold Aronson (Routledge) 2018.


Beyond Scenography – Rachel Hann (Routledge) 2018.


Event-Space: Theatre Architecture and the Historical Avant-Garde – Dorita Hannah (Routledge) 2018.


The History and Theory of Environmental Scenography (2nd revised edition) – Arnold Aronson (Bloomsbury Methuen) 2018.


Performing Architectures: Projects, Practices, Pedagogies– Editors: Andrew Filmer & Juliet Rufford (Methuen) 2018.


The Model as Performance: Staging Space in Theatre and Architecture – Thea Brejzek and Lawrence Wallen (Bloomsbury Methuen) 2017.


Theatre in the Dark: Shadow, Gloom and Blackout in Contemporary Theatre – Editors: Adam Alston and Martin Welton (Methuen) 2017.


Scenography Expanded: An Introduction to Contemporary Performance Design Editors: Joslin McKinney and Scott Palmer (Methuen Bloomsbury) 2017.


Szenosphäre & Szenotopie: Künstlerische Forschungen zur Raumwahrnehmung und struktur der Szenografie Ruth Prangen (De Gruyter) 2017.(Scenosphere and scenotopia - research on the atmosphere, spatial perception, topology and spatial structure of scenography that operates in the space between discourse and artistic practice)


The Tribes: A Walking Exhibition Editors: Sofia Pantouvaki, Sodja Lotker (Prospero) 2017.


Wystarczy tylko otworzyć drzwi… Przedmioty w twórczości Tadeusza Kantora - Dominika Łarionow (University of Łódź) 2015
It is enough to open the door ... Objects in the work of Tadeusz Kantor


Presence and Absence: The Performing Body - Editors: Adele Anderson and Sofia Pantouvaki (InterDisciplinary Press) 2014.


Light: Readings in Theatre Practice – Scott Palmer (Palgrave Macmillan) 2013.


Theatre, Performance and Technology: The Development and transformation of Scenography (2nd revised edition) – Chris Baugh (Palgrave Macmillan) 2013.




 Working Group members also publish regularly in these discipline specific peer-reviewed journals that are also linked to the SWG


Theatre and Performance Design – (Routledge)

Edited by Jane Collins & Arnold Aronson



Studies in Costume and Performance Journal – (Intellect)

Co-edited by Sofia Pantouvaki,id=235/


Scene (Intellect)

Co-edited by past SWG convenor Christine White,id=206/


TAJ - Theatre Arts Journal: Studies in Scenography and Performance (Tel Aviv University & Gordon Craig Society for Theatre Research) 

Edited by past SWG convenor Irène Eynat-Confino,


ASAP/ Journal (Johns Hopkins University Press)

Associate Editor Stephen Di Benedetto



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