By Maaike Bleeker,Jon Foley Sherman,Eirini Nedelkopoulou
This ebook deals a well timed dialogue concerning the interventions and tensions among contested and contentious fields, functionality and phenomenology, with overseas case experiences that map an rising 21st century terrain of serious and function perform. construction at the foundational texts of either fields that tested the performativity of belief and cognition, Performance and Phenomenology continues a practice that considers adventure to be the root of being and that means. Acknowledging the background and demanding polemics opposed to phenomenological method and opposed to functionality as a box of research and type of inventive creation, the quantity presents either an advent to middle thinkers and a selection on their principles in quite a lot of case experiences. no matter if addressing using useless animals in functionality, actor education, the felony implications of pondering phenomenologically approximately how we stroll, or the intertwining of electronic and analog conception, every one bankruptcy explores an international produced from embodied motion and notion. The proven and rising students contributing to the quantity increase insights principal to the phenomenological culture whereas increasing at the paintings of up to date theorists and performers. In asking why functionality and phenomenology belong in dialog jointly, the booklet indicates how they could rework one another within the technique and what's at stake during this transformation.
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