Performing Literary Texts: Concepts and Skills (with InfoTrac) / Edition 1

Performing Literary Texts: Concepts and Skills (with InfoTrac) / Edition 1

by Clella Jaffe
     
 


PERFORMING LITERARY TEXTS (WITH INFOTRAC) gives you the skills and strategies you need for success in your oral interpretation course. Offering a performance-oriented approach, you'll see you to take into account the audience and the occasion as well as diversity and culture as it relates to performance, storytelling, and analysis. You'll also learn to cope with… See more details below

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PERFORMING LITERARY TEXTS (WITH INFOTRAC) gives you the skills and strategies you need for success in your oral interpretation course. Offering a performance-oriented approach, you'll see you to take into account the audience and the occasion as well as diversity and culture as it relates to performance, storytelling, and analysis. You'll also learn to cope with performance anxiety, Performing Literary Texts provides you with what you need to effectively perform and analyze literary texts for diverse audiences.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534620011
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
06/01/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
260
Sales rank:
182,547
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents


Preface. 1. Introduction to Oral Performances. 2. Performers and Audiences. 3. Selecting Literary Texts for Performance. 4. Analyzing Texts. 5. Using Your Voice and Body. 6. Preparing for Performance. 7. Performing Prose. 8. Performing Drama. 9. Performing Poetry. 10. Performing in Groups. Appendix A: Literature to Analyze and Discuss. Appendix B: A Sample Paper. Appendix C: Speech Team Competitions.

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