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Telling history: a manual for performers and presenters of first-person narratives 1 edition

Telling history
Joyce M. Thierer

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Telling history
a manual for performers and presenters of first-person narratives
Joyce M. Thierer.

Published 2009 by AltaMira in Lanham .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction, or, "Read before dissembling and the story of this book"
The significance of historical performance
How to choose a historic figure to portray
Researching for a first-person narrative
Creating your script
Telling history
The business of doing freelance historical performance
Enhancing museums and historic sites with historical performance
Dreams and plans
Appendix A: How to create a first-person narrative
Appendix B: Structuring the first-person narrative script
Appendix C: Setting and clothing
Appendix D: Sample contract
Appendix E: Sample invoice
Appendix F: Youth registration forms
Appendix G: Local arrangements for workshops
Appendix H: Ride into history's historical performance definitions.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

American Association for State and Local History book series
Handbooks, manuals, etc, Miscellanea


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
E175.7 .T45 2009

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
9780759113060, 9780759113077, 9780759113084
LC Control Number
Library Thing

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