Hemispheric Institute Digital Video Library (HIDVL)

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The Hemispheric Institute Digital Video Library (HIDVL) is a free streaming video collection of theater and performance art productions throughout the Americas. Productions in this collection intersect with social and political life across the many cultures and political landscapes of the Americas. Works include experimental and collective theater, political, feminist and queer performance, interviews, and other performance types. The collection is a collaboration between New York University Libraries and NYU's Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics.

Dates covered

Late 20th – 21st centuries.

Type of coverage

Streaming video.

Vendor/electronic presentation provider

New York University Libraries