Critical Writing Index

Lisa Steele: The Conceptual Anthropology of Narrative Works, 1976-1982

by Joshua Thorson

Lisa Steele: The Conceptual Anthropology of Narrative Works, 1976-1982, 2010

Toronto: Vtape, 2010

Lisa Steele's work, as described by curator Joshua Thorson, "moves with great facility through divergent artistic and epistemic modalities: from more purely conceptual work to auto-ethnography to research-based feminist anthropology to more blatantly narrative works".

This essay is one of three Vtape Fellowship Essays

essays published between 2010 and 2011, and produced in association with the Curatorial Incubator v.8.

ITEM 2010.148 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

JugglingLisa Steele

Birthday Suit - with scars and defectsLisa Steele

The Ballad of Dan PeoplesLisa Steele

The Scientist TapesLisa Steele

Talking TonguesLisa Steele

The Woman From MalibuLisa Steele

She's Gone Gone GoneWillie Nelson

The DamagesLisa Steele

Makin' StrangeLisa Steele

The Gloria TapesLisa Steele

Some Call It Bad LuckLisa Steele

If I Can't Have YouYvonne Elliman