Wiley-Blackwell (2007)

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James Hamilton
Kansas State University
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_The Art of Theater_ argues for the recognition of theatrical performance as an art form independent of dramatic writing. Identifies the elements that make a performance a work of art Looks at the competing views of the text-performance relationships An important and original contribution to the aesthetics and philosophy of theater
Keywords theatrical performance  art form  aesthetics  history of theater
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ISBN(s) 9781405113533   9780470766101   1405113537   0470766107
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Works and Performances in the Performing Arts.David Davies - 2009 - Philosophy Compass 4 (5):744-755.
Pretense and Display Theories of Theatrical Performance.James R. Hamilton - 2009 - Organon F: Medzinárodný Časopis Pre Analytickú Filozofiu (4):632-654.
The Text-Performance Relation in Theater.James Hamilton - 2009 - Philosophy Compass 4 (4):614-629.

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