Strider, James D. Jr. Books

About the author: Dr. James Strider received his Ph.D. in Dramatic Art (Directing and Scholarship) from the University of California – Berkeley. He has had extensive experience in both performance and teaching drama.

Techniques and Training for Staged Fighting
1999 0-7734-8200-8
This study offers practical suggestions for training actor-combatants in a university environment. Guidelines for teaching staged fighting are based on the author's first-hand experience in both performance and education at the college level. The study also examines the ethics of staging violence in light of modern sociological studies.