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Mourning Sex free pdf This study employs a range of cultural representations to examine how cultures perform their mourning. It looks at texts and events ranging from: the paintings of Caravaggio and Holbein, Massi and Friedman's film "Silver Lake Life" to the Anita Hill and Clarence Thomas hearing. The author meditates upon the performance and critics of the trauma of loss. Experimental and theoretically informed, this text advances performance theory in dialogue with psychoanalysis, queer theory, and cultural studies.

About Peggy Phelan

Peggy Phelan is Chair of the Department of Performance Studies at Tisch School of the Arts, New York University.

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Author : Peggy Phelan
Publisher : Routledge
Data Published : 27 February 1997
ISBN : 0415147581
EAN : 9780415147583
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 208 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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