‘Introduction’ in Pinchbeck, M and Westerside, A. (2018) Staging Loss: Performance as Commemoration. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Pinchbeck, Michael and Westerside, Andrew (2018) ‘Introduction’ in Pinchbeck, M and Westerside, A. (2018) Staging Loss: Performance as Commemoration. London: Palgrave Macmillan. In: Staging Loss: Performance as Commemoration. Palgrave Macmillan, London. ISBN UNSPECIFIED

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Abstract

This introductory chapter sets the critical stage for the book by considering the commemorative in relation to the cultural and theoretical landscape of the early twenty-first century. It provides a macro-level overview of the sections and chapters of Staging Loss and begins to identify the threads and fragments that evolve and coalesce across the book’s fifteen chapters.

Keywords:Commemoration, Performance, Theatre, Loss, Dramaturgy, Narrative, Remembrance, Conflict, Memory, Memorial
Subjects:W Creative Arts and Design > W400 Drama
W Creative Arts and Design > W440 Theatre studies
Divisions:College of Arts > School of Fine & Performing Arts > School of Fine & Performing Arts (Performing Arts)
ID Code:32016
Deposited On:15 Oct 2018 12:15

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