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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (2): 221–233.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Christopher Connery Zhao Chuan, director and one of the founding members of the Grass Stage Theater Group (Caotaiban), explains the genesis of the group and its approach to social issues, its use of nonprofessional actors and nonstandard theatrical space, and its commitment to work outside the...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 105–125.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Silvia D. Spitta This essay frames an extended 2008 interview with Peter Schumann, founder and director of the Bread and Puppet Theater collective, through a discussion of how the sixties spread like wildfire across the world. The author rescues the sixties' understanding that liberation could only...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (1): 17–30.
Published: 01 February 2003
...Samuel Weber Duke University Press 2003 y 2 / 30:1 / sheet 21 of 224 6808 boundar ‘‘Streets, Squares, Theaters A City on the Move— Walter Benjamin’s Paris...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 1–10.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., including his writings on radio, film, children’s literature, and children’s theater, as well as his studies of Franz Kafka and Bertolt Brecht. The introduction provides brief summaries of the ten articles comprising the dossier and their relation to one another, and it addresses the question of the...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (2): 19–27.
Published: 01 May 2020
... why questioning the historical uses and transformations of the word tragedy and the notion of the “tragic” may be important today. Such an effort matters not just for theater critics or historians but also for anyone who wishes to discover the active links between these normative generic concepts and...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (2): 235–239.
Published: 01 May 2019
... motif in the production is the hand: the hands of the assembly line, hands that get injured in industrial accidents, hands that link workers together. The excerpt translated here prominently features the hand motif. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 Grass Stage Theater World...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (1): 51–66.
Published: 01 February 2003
... of Brecht’s epic theater in two pieces from the early thirties: the magazine article ‘‘Theater and Radio from 1932, and the famous (pos- sibly undelivered) lecture from 1934, ‘‘The Author as Producer In both texts...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 201–203.
Published: 01 August 2015
...: Wiley Blackwell, 2014. Masco, Joseph. The Theater of Operations: National Security Affect from the Cold War to the War on Terror. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2014. Massumi, Brian. The Power at the End of the Economy. Durham, NC: Duke Univer- sity Press, 2014. Maxwell, William J. F.B. Eyes...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (2): 263–264.
Published: 01 May 2020
... Soviet film and theater from Central Asia and the Caucasus, as well as the rise of the New Right in post- Soviet Eastern Europe and Eurasia. Stathis Gourgouris is professor of comparative literature and society at Columbia University. His latest work is The Perils of the One, his second volume of...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 6–7.
Published: 01 May 2014
...,’ therefore, means truth-­ force or love-­force” (84). Nearly a century later and, ironically, in a proximate theater of action, truth and reconciliation appear to make possible the rebirth of a nation-­ state once devoted to racial and racist hierarchy. Are truth and reconcilia- tion a distant...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 257–260.
Published: 01 August 2002
... in New York. He lives in Centro-Habana. Magaly Muguercia is a journalist and theater and performance artist working in Havana. Desiderio Navarro is Cuba’s best-known expert on literary and cultural theory...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 97–112.
Published: 01 August 2015
... arises from the very nature of human temporality. Brecht’s Quotidianism Brecht’s redefinition of epic has had profound implications for the use and understanding of the concept. He termed his epic theater “non-­ Aristotelian” theater, emphasizing its estrangement effect and didactic...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 63–86.
Published: 01 May 2018
... could do worse than pointing to his enduring interest in pedagogy. From his earliest metaphysical articles and speeches written for the Jugendkulturbewegung, the “youth culture movement,” to his later materialist writings on proletarian children’s theater and Brecht’s communist “behaviorism...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 191–220.
Published: 01 August 2012
... defied death and returned to her. While language subordinates objects to subjects, Parks’s theater calls attention to how drama can question the hegemony of language and the concomitant foreclosure of insurgent objects. The central questions the play asks are: How and why does Black...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 77–80.
Published: 01 February 2013
... in the counterculture of theatrum mundi until it established its own alternative space, the theater, which came back to life for the first time since antiquity, first in England and then in Italy in the late sixteenth century. It was in the theater that all the secular dilemmas were enacted...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (3): 143–160.
Published: 01 August 2007
..., “The theatre’s future is philosophical From that point on, he used lyrics and theater to teach his philosophy. During his lifetime, he was wise enough not to overstress the license of someone who was recognized as a poet. He kept his directly philosophical writings secret. The only theoretical...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 263–265.
Published: 01 May 2001
... forthcoming from Princeton University Press. She and Zanita Fenton, pro- fessor of law, are finishing Guerrilla Theater: Using the Spectacle of Contemptuous Courts to Reform the Justice System, an examination of Black Panther legal and public performances. In collaboration with Todd Duncan and Elizabeth...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 217–219.
Published: 01 May 2003
..., 2002. Beaulieu, Jill, and Mary Roberts, eds. Orientalism’s Interlocutors: Painting, Architec- ture, Photography. Durham, N.C., and London: Duke University Press, 2003. Berman, Sabina. The Theater of Sabina Berman: The Agony of Ecstasy and Other Plays. Trans. Adam Versényi. Carbondale: Southern...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (1): 239–241.
Published: 01 February 2005
... University Press, 2003. Irele, F. Abiola, and Simon Gikandi. The Cambridge History of African and Caribbean Literature. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. Jackson, Shannon. Professing Performance: Theater in the Academy from Philology to Performativity. Theatre and Performance Theory. Cambridge...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (1): 243–245.
Published: 01 February 2005
..., dance theater, and documentary films. His art and poetry have appeared in Real News, AWOL, African American Review, Souls, Black Renaissance Noire, Left Curve, and in the anthologies In Defense of Mumia (1996), ROLE CALL: A Generational Anthology of Social and Political Black Literature & Art (2002...