Theatre and Performance in Small NationseBook - 2013
Many commentators have routinely referred to theatre and, to an extent, all forms of live performance as particularly appropriate to the discussion of national identity. Put simply, the act of live performance itself draws attention to the idea that identities are performed and that different versions of identity can compete for our attention or allegiance. This collection of chapters from a wide variety of contexts will of course seek primarily to open up questions regarding the validity of the very category of 'small nation' and the role of theatre and performance in such contexts. While it.
Publisher: Bristol, UK ; Chicago, USA : Intellect, 2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource (vi, 212 pages)