THEA 005C. Performance and Performativity
(Cross listed with ENGL 095B )
The broad spectrum of performance; embodiment; mediation; presence; resistance; textuality; transgression. This course is designed to survey the most important paradigms for performance and performativity as methods of theater and performance studies research and objects for study. Representative authors include but are not limited to Philip Auslander, J. L. Austin, Kenneth Burke, Judith Butler, Marvin Carlson, Erving Goffman, Richard Schechner, and Victor W. Turner.
Eligible for BLST
Spring 2018. Glover.
Catalog chapter: Theater
Department website: https://www.swarthmore.edu/department-theater
Check the Fall 2017 Schedule of Courses