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Philosophers and thespians : thinking performance

Author: Freddie Rokem
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, ©2010.
Series: Cultural memory in the present.
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This book investigates the discursive practices of philosophy and theater/performance on the basis of actual encounters between representatives of these two fields.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Rokem, Freddie, 1945-
Philosophers and thespians.
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, c2010
(DLC) 2009015734
(OCoLC)319246418
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Freddie Rokem
ISBN: 9780804775885 0804775885 9780804763493 0804763496 9780804763509 080476350X
OCLC Number: 669512624
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 227 p.) : ill.
Contents: Encounters. The first encounter : Plato's symposium --
"Who's there?" : Hamlet as philosopher and thespian --
Transformations of the self : the Nietzsche/Strindberg correspondence --
Walter Benjamin and Bertolt Brecht in conversation about Franz Kafka. Constellations. Accidents and catastrophes : performative agendas --
Wishes, promises and threats : the performative storytelling of Walter Benjamin.
Series Title: Cultural memory in the present.
Responsibility: Freddie Rokem.

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The interaction between philosophy and theater or performance has become an important and innovative area of inquiry. This book looks at four direct encounters between philosophers and thespians,  Read more...

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"This book's central - and brilliant - idea is to treat the relation between philosophy and theater not as an abstract, disciplinary one, but as an encounter between philosophers and theater people. Read more...

 
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