Performing Bodies in Pain: Medieval and Post-Modern Martyrs, Mystics, and Artists

Notes

Analyzes the cultural work of spectacular suffering in late-medieval France and the twenty-first century, reading recent dramatizations of torture and performances of self-mutilating conceptual art against late-medieval saint plays.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041)

Artist / Author Marla Carlson
Publisher AIAA
ISBN 978-0230103863
Reference P3594
Date 2010
Type Publication

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