Swim Pretty: Aquatic Spectacles and the Performance of Race, Gender, and Nature
Jennifer A. Kokai
xiv + 234 pp., ill., bibl., index
Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press
Examines how mermaid shows, SeaWorld acts, synchronized swimming, and other theatrical aquatic events aimed at tourists have affected views of the environment and marine ecosystems since the 1930s.
Science, Environment, Mathematics, and Technology Theater
9780809336005 (pap.); 9780809336012 (ebook)
Kokai, Jennifer A. Swim Pretty: Aquatic Spectacles and the Performance of Race, Gender, and Nature. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2017. Sylvia. Accessed September 26, 2022. https://sylvia.library.wisc.edu/catalog/SYL746.