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ATHE 2014
Dream Acts: Performance as Refuge, Resistance, and Renewal 

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Saturday, July 26 • 8:15am - 9:45am
Dreamed-Up Histories: Ruptured Realities and Invented Performance

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What constitutes an appropriately constructed version of history? Panelists examine contemporary playwrights who break down notions of identity performance and world-creation.

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Nelson Barre

Human Palimpsests and Layered Storytelling: Ritual, Memory, and Oral Stratification in Enda Walsh’s The Small Things, National University of Ireland, Galway
In 1828, the American actor Edwin Forrest announced a playwriting competition for a $500 prize, "of which the hero, or principle character, shall be an aboriginal of this country." The winning entry was John Augustus Stone's METAMORA; OR, THE LAST OF THE WAMPANOGS, first performe... Read More →


Saturday July 26, 2014 8:15am - 9:45am
Bourbon 11, Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Hotel 7575 E Princess Dr Scottsdale, AZ 85255 USA

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