CIDRAL Postgraduate Seminar: Professor Freddie Rokem: The Dramaturgical Imagination
|Starts:||10:00 15 Feb 2017|
|Ends:||13:00 15 Feb 2017|
|What is it:||Seminar|
|Organiser:||School of Arts, Languages and Cultures|
|Who is it for:||University staff, Current University students|
This event is part of CIDRAL's Spring 2017 programme 'Precarity'.
Freddie Rokem (Professor in the Department of Theatre, Tel Aviv University) will lead a seminar for postgraduate students entitled 'The Dramaturgical Imagination' on Walter Benjamin's essay 'What is Epic Theatre?' and Professor Rokem's own work as a dramaturg on Oedipus the King.
Preparatory reading for this seminar is available here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/5wl0j7dz8eypunp/AAAM1l_x5fu5wLz6PZ4W1gtma?dl=0
Walter Benjamin, 'What is Epic Theatre? (II)' in Understanding Brecht (London: Verso, 1998), pp.36-43
Freddie Rokem, 'Antigone Remembers: Dramaturgical Analysis and Oedipus Tyrannos', Theatre Research International 31 (2006), 260-269
Travel and Contact Information
Samuel Alexander Building