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The Resource Experiments in Freedom : Explorations of Identity in New South African Drama

Experiments in Freedom : Explorations of Identity in New South African Drama

Label
Experiments in Freedom : Explorations of Identity in New South African Drama
Title
Experiments in Freedom
Title remainder
Explorations of Identity in New South African Drama
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Experiments in Freedom examines ways in which identities have been represented in recent South African play texts. It examines descriptions of identity from various philosophical, psychological and anthropological perspectives and elaborates ways in which drama is uniquely suited to represent - as well as to effect - transformations of identity. In exploring the fraught terrain of identity studies, the book discusses a selection of published play texts in terms of four discourses of identit ..
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Krueger, Anton Robert
Dewey number
822.9209384
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9361.2 .K77 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • South African drama (English)
  • Identity (Philosophical concept) in literature
  • DRAMA
  • Identity (Philosophical concept) in literature
  • South African drama (English)
Label
Experiments in Freedom : Explorations of Identity in New South African Drama
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-253)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Identities fixed and fluid -- Frames and freedom -- Individuality as performance -- Self and society -- Drama and transformation -- Theatre and play -- Rhizomatic identities -- White men in exile : masculine subject-positions -- Defining masculinity -- Separation and sexual maturity in The captain's tiger -- Outright male chauvinism in A man out of the country -- Language and land in Sorrows and rejoicings -- Sexuality as healing in The bells of Amersfoort -- Post anti-Apartheid theatre -- Performing the TRC : Ubu and the Truth Commission -- Defining nationalisms -- Fashionably ethnic : individuality and heritage in Happy natives -- Ethnicity and nationalism -- Defining syncretism -- Syncretic theatre in South Africa -- The dionysian theatre of Brett Bailey -- Fear of the hybrid in the plays of Reza de Wet -- Situating syncretism within the postmodern -- Racial constituencies -- Parodies of race in Inter-racial -- Over the rainbow? -- Changing the body/physical theatres -- Accepting paradox : learning to let go
Control code
823721166
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (282 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443816113
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612588075
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
258807
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823721166
Label
Experiments in Freedom : Explorations of Identity in New South African Drama
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-253)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Identities fixed and fluid -- Frames and freedom -- Individuality as performance -- Self and society -- Drama and transformation -- Theatre and play -- Rhizomatic identities -- White men in exile : masculine subject-positions -- Defining masculinity -- Separation and sexual maturity in The captain's tiger -- Outright male chauvinism in A man out of the country -- Language and land in Sorrows and rejoicings -- Sexuality as healing in The bells of Amersfoort -- Post anti-Apartheid theatre -- Performing the TRC : Ubu and the Truth Commission -- Defining nationalisms -- Fashionably ethnic : individuality and heritage in Happy natives -- Ethnicity and nationalism -- Defining syncretism -- Syncretic theatre in South Africa -- The dionysian theatre of Brett Bailey -- Fear of the hybrid in the plays of Reza de Wet -- Situating syncretism within the postmodern -- Racial constituencies -- Parodies of race in Inter-racial -- Over the rainbow? -- Changing the body/physical theatres -- Accepting paradox : learning to let go
Control code
823721166
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (282 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443816113
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612588075
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
258807
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823721166

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