Unworking Choreography: The Notion of the Work in Dance - Oxford Studies in Dance Theory (Hardback)Frederic Pouillaude (author)
Hardback 376 Pages / Published: 04/05/2017
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Unworking Choreography considers how philosophy traditionally understands dance as space rather than art in order to postulate a new theory of unworking that is grounded in both historical and contemporary dance. work production.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Number of pages: 376
Weight: 662 g
Dimensions: 239 x 162 x 25 mm
"Ecumenical yet provocative, studied yet playful, a contemporary classic that stands out for balancing the reality of dance against philosophy's struggle to theorize it...Essential reading."--Dominic McIver Lopies, Distinguished University Scholar and Professor of Philosophy, The University of British Columbia
"Pouillaude moves dance studies forward toward new ways of theorizing how choreographic works exist without allowing us to neglect the precise historical forms in which they do indeed remain."--Carrie Noland, Professor of French, University of California - Irvine
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