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Philosophers and Thespians: Thinking Performance

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The interaction between philosophy and theater or performance has recently become an important and innovative area of inquiry. Philosophers and Thespians contributes to this emerging field by looking at four direct encounters between philosophers and thespians, beginning with Socrates, Agathon, and Aristophanes in Plato's Symposium and ending with a discussion between Walter Benjamin and Bertolt Brecht about a short text by Franz Kafka. Rokem also examines in detail Hamlet's complex and tragic split identity as both ...

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080476350X

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9780804763509

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Philosophers and Thespians: Thinking Performance
2010, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA

ISBN-13: 9780804763509

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Philosophers and Thespians: Thinking Performance
2010, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA

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