The Future of Ritual: Writings on Culture and Performance / Edition 1

The Future of Ritual: Writings on Culture and Performance / Edition 1

by Richard Schechner
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415046904

ISBN-13: 9780415046909

Pub. Date: 12/04/1995

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

In The Future of Ritual, Richard Schechner explores the nature of ritualised behaviour and its relationship to performance and politics. A brilliant and uncontainable examination of cultural expression and communal action, The Future of Ritual asks pertinent questions about art, theatre and the changing meaning of 'culture' in today's intercultural

Overview

In The Future of Ritual, Richard Schechner explores the nature of ritualised behaviour and its relationship to performance and politics. A brilliant and uncontainable examination of cultural expression and communal action, The Future of Ritual asks pertinent questions about art, theatre and the changing meaning of 'culture' in today's intercultural world. An exciting new work by the author of Performance Theory.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415046909
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/04/1995
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.62(d)

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