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Performance Histories - PRFM3602

This unit of study reflects on the issues and methods that constitute theatre history and its relationship to Performance Studies. We will consider the source materials on which histories of performance are based and some of the genres of historical scholarship that are useful for such historians. We will also study how descriptions and theorisations of creative practices from the past are influential in the work of contemporary theatre and performance practitioners.

Classes
1x3-hr seminar/week

Assessment
1x group presentation, 1x1000wd essay, 1x3000wd essay

Textbooks
Selected readings available through the University Copy Centre

Pre-requisites

12 credit points at 2000 level in Theatre and Performance Studies

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Theatre and Performance Studies
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Courses that offer this unit

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