Theatre and History

Notes

This provocative book meets the supposedly ‘live’ practices of performance and the ‘no-longer-live’ historical past at their own dangerous crossroads. Focussing on the ‘and’ of the title, it addresses the tangled relations between the terms, practices, ideas, and aims embedded in these compatriot – but often oppositional – arts and acts of time.

Artist / Author Rebecca Schneider
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN 978-0230246614
Reference P3017
Date 2014
Type Publication

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