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The Anthropology of Performance

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Published by PAJ Publications .
Written in English


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FormatPaperback
Number of Pages185
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24592302M
ISBN 109781555540012


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This cutting-edge volume on the major advancements in performance studies presents the theories, methods, and practices of performance in cultures around the : Paperback.

The Anthropology of Performance is an invaluable guide to this exciting and growing area. This cutting-edge volume on the major advancements in performance studies presents the theories, methods, and practices of performance in cultures around the globe. Leading anthropologists describe the range of human expression through performance and explore its role in.

Within the anthropology of performance, two concepts often get conflated: performing culture and. cultural performance. Though they sound similar, the difference is significant.

Richard Schechner, a. performance studies scholar whose work frequently overlaps with anthropology, has provided a useful. distinction between these Size: KB. The Anthropology of Performance is an invaluable guide tothis exciting and growing area.

This cutting-edge volume onthe major advancements in performance studies presents thetheories, methods, and practices of performance in cultures aroundthe ://   The Anthropology of Performance is a collection of essays by Victor Turner, published after his death, and there is therefore not a unifying thesis or argument.

And because it is a collection of unpublished essays, the book can be pretty repetitive at times, the same argument appearing in Turner is all over the globe as he addresses issues of cultural performance, carnival, film, theatre, and "performing ethnography" to break new ground in anthropological thinking about event, spectacle, and audience.

One of his last writings, "Body, Brain, and Culture" links cerebral neurology and anthropology studies in a fascinating :// Victor Turner's last adventure / Richard Schechner --Images and reflections: ritual, drama, carnival, film, and spectacle in cultural performance --Social dramas in Brazilian Umbanda: the dialectics of meaning --The anthropology of performance --Rokujo's jealousy: liminality and the performance genres --Carnaval in Rio: Dionysian drama in The Anthropology of Performance is an invaluable guide to this exciting and growing area.

This cutting-edge volume on the major advancements in performance studies presents the theories, methods, and practices of performance in cultures around the globe. Leading anthropologists describe the range of human expression through performance and explore its role in constructing identity and The Anthropology of Performance is an invaluable guide to this exciting and growing area.

This cutting-edge volume on the major advancements in performance studies presents the theories, methods, and practices of performance in cultures around the globe. Leading anthropologists describe the range of human expression through performance and This book encapsulate the key themes of Turner's life longwork in the field of anthropology.

It looks to the future and asks pertinent questions about the contribution neuroscience and ethology might make to our understandings of the human :// Victor Turner's well known essays on the anthropology of ent introduction though the diagrams are a little complex.

Those interested in ritual, performance and the role of culture in performance - an essential ' historical'  › Arts & Photography › Performing Arts › Theatre.

Johannes Lenhard: Your book is continuing a so far relatively short line of monographs in anthropology started by perhaps Caitlin Zaloom (Out of the Pits, ), Bill Maurer (Mutual Life, ) and Karen Ho (Liquidated, ) tackling the wide sector of :// In her spellbindingly brilliant new book, Dying to Serve: Militarism, Affect, and the Politics of Sacrifice in the Pakistan Army (Stanford University Press, ), Maria Rashid conducts an intimate and layered ethnography of militarism and death in Pakistan, with a focus on the lives, aspirations, and tragedies of soldiers and their.