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Performativity and Performance (Essays from…

Performativity and Performance (Essays from the English Institute)

by Andrew Parker (Editor), Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick (Editor)

Other authors: Cathy Caruth (Contributor), Elin Diamond (Contributor), Andrew Ford (Contributor), Stephen Orgel (Contributor), Andrew Parker (Introduction)2 more, Sandra L. Richards (Contributor), Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick (Introduction)

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Series: Essays from the English Institute

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From the age of Aristotle to the age of AIDS, writers, thinkers, performers and activists have wresteled with what "performance" is all about. At the same moment, "performativity"--a new concept in language theory--has become a ubiquitous term in literary studies. This volume grapples with the nature of these two key terms whose traces can be found everywhere: in the theatre, in the streets, in philosophy, in questions of race and gender, and in the sentences we speak.… (more)



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Parker, AndrewEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sedgwick, Eve KosofskyEditormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Caruth, CathyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Diamond, ElinContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ford, AndrewContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Orgel, StephenContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Parker, AndrewIntroductionsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Richards, Sandra L.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sedgwick, Eve KosofskyIntroductionsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Butler, JudithContributorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Gould, TimothyContributorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Patton, CindyContributorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Roach, JosephContributorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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