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The politics of performance

radical theatre as cultural intervention

by Baz Kershaw

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Little theater movement -- Great Britain,
    • Experimental theater -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
    • Theater -- Political aspects -- Great Britain,
    • Theater and society -- Great Britain

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-265) and index.

      StatementBaz Kershaw.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2595.3 .K47 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination281 p. ;
      Number of Pages281
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1558910M
      ISBN 100415057620, 0415057639
      LC Control Number91039875

      The book assesses the EU performance in the broader UN setting after the Lisbon Treaty. Distinguished scholars with expertise in EU-UN relations use a comprehensive analytical framework of performance to examine various aspects of the complex EU engagement in UN politics. Performance goes beyond. This book explains the connections between traditional performance (e.g. masked dances, prophecy, praise recitations), contemporary theatre (Wole Soyinka, Ola Rotimi, Tess Onwueme, Femi Osofisan, and.

        Ritual, Heritage and Identity: The Politics of Culture and Performance in a Globalised World [Brosius, Christiane, Polit, Karin M.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Ritual, Heritage and Identity: The Politics of Culture and Performance in a Globalised World.   Part II addresses the worlds of family, nature, praxis, and action, employing a structure that is equal parts memoir, essay, short story, and literary autoethnography. Part III examines the ethics and practical politics of performance autoethnography, anchored in .

      A boldly specultative analysis of contemporary culture, Unmarked is a controversial study of the politics of performance. Situating performance theory within emerging theories of psychoanalysis, feminism, and cultural studies, Phelan argues that the non-reproductive power of performance offers a different way of thinking about cultural. James Frieze is the author of Naming Theatre: Demonstrative Diagnosis in Performance () and essays on contemporary performance in various journals and collections. Senior Lecturer in Drama at Liverpool John Moores University, UK, his teaching and production work focusses on devising, improvisation, and contemporary performance.


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