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THE MODERN EROTIC

Started by Gabriella Daris. Last reply by Felix de Villiers Mar 1, 2016. 4 Replies

Thought the forthcoming conference, on what I would call, 'The Performativity of Digital Love,' which is actually drawn from Lou Andreas Salome's "The Erotic" may appeal to you, in addition to Alain…Continue

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theatre minima

Started by George Hunka. Last reply by Felix de Villiers Mar 1, 2016. 1 Reply

I am regularly posting about erotics and drama at the Web site for theatre minima. The most recent post, "Foundations: Caritas and eros" is…Continue

Erotic Review

Started by Gabriella Daris May 25, 2013. 0 Replies

Also of interest to you may be the Erotic Review and Erotic Books:http://eroticreviewmagazine.com/https://erbooks.com/Continue

Tags: literature, erotic, pornography

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THE OBJECT TURNED INSIDE OUT

Posted by Allen Alain Viguier on June 16, 2017 at 17:36 0 Comments

Object art is entirely processual and performative. No object preexists a perspective, a context and a participant-observer. The object post-object was not has been turned on its head, and turned inside out. A site dedicated to second order observation.…

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Notes on Performance art, the Body and the Political.pdf

Posted by Andrea Pagnes (VestAndPage) on March 12, 2017 at 15:54 0 Comments

For anyone interested, I have linked on my page profile at the voice 'texts' my curatorial and post event catalogue text of the 2nd Live art exhibition project Venice International Performance Art Week: Ritual Body-Political Body (Venice, 2014).

DAAD Faculty Summer Seminar on Performance Theory/Performance Practice

Posted by David J Levin on February 20, 2017 at 21:17 0 Comments

Hi All, a quick note to remind everyone that applications for the DAAD Faculty Summer Seminar on Performance Theory & Performance Practice to be held on the campus of the University of Chicago are due March 1. The seminar, organized in cooperation with the Chicago Performance Lab, will take place from June 19, 2017-July 15, 2017. Information on stipends & applications can be found …

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Experimental Residency Programs for Artists & Academics (Spring/Summer 2017)

Posted by Aaron Finbloom on February 7, 2017 at 16:46 0 Comments

The School of Making Thinking hosts a summer residency program for qualified artists and thinkers to work alongside each other for one to three week sessions. We continually experiment with structure, approaches to programming, and alternative pedagogies. Our residents have included sound and performance artists, poets, philosophers, painters, botanists, dancers, playwrights, filmmakers, video artists, documentarians, and historians, among other diverse practices.
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Erotics and drama

A few passages in the Dialectic of Enlightenment suggest a concern with the erotic in the work of Critical Theory; Schopenhauer's philosophy also provided the basis for a new conception of sexuality and erotics in the arts. What's more, these underscore the necessity of transgressive eros in the creation of a post-catastrophic art (see especially Laurence Dreyfus' recent work on Wagner). As a playwright I am particularly interested in the role this plays in a written drama preferatory to performance.

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Discussion Forum

THE MODERN EROTIC

Started by Gabriella Daris. Last reply by Felix de Villiers Mar 1, 2016. 4 Replies

Thought the forthcoming conference, on what I would call, 'The Performativity of Digital Love,' which is actually drawn from Lou Andreas Salome's "The Erotic" may appeal to you, in addition to Alain…Continue

Tags: of, Digital, Love, Performativity, the

theatre minima

Started by George Hunka. Last reply by Felix de Villiers Mar 1, 2016. 1 Reply

I am regularly posting about erotics and drama at the Web site for theatre minima. The most recent post, "Foundations: Caritas and eros" is…Continue

Erotic Review

Started by Gabriella Daris May 25, 2013. 0 Replies

Also of interest to you may be the Erotic Review and Erotic Books:http://eroticreviewmagazine.com/https://erbooks.com/Continue

Tags: literature, erotic, pornography

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Comment by George Hunka on June 12, 2013 at 16:40

Some of my remarks on erotics and drama can be found at the Web site for the theatre minima theatre company.

Comment by George Hunka on May 25, 2013 at 19:01

Thank you for these comments and pointers, Gabriella. The idea of "digital love" and erotics is of considerable relevance -- especially as the body extends itself through language, always a consideration in writing drama. This digital erotic also provides a unique consideration for collaboration in that the performativity is shared: as the body is language, the language becomes the body. The room for imagination is thereby broadened. Lessons there for theatre and drama certainly, and the research has barely begun.

Comment by George Hunka on May 22, 2013 at 20:16

Thank you both for joining this group. I hope to be able to contribute something here soon -- in the meantime, feel free to do so yourselves.

 

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