What if all the world really is a stage? In this unit, you will learn key theories and conceptual tools for analysing the broad spectrum of performance events that lie beyond what is conventionally associated with the term 'theatre'. You will conduct original research, focusing on how performance (re)constitutes identity and (re)forms a culture.
1x1hr lectures/week, 1x2hr tutorial/week
Short responses to set readings (1200wd total)(30%), 1x800wd research proposal (20%), 1x2500wd research essay (50%)
18 Junior credit points from subject areas listed in Table A or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Theatre and Performance StudiesProhibitions