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Gender is arbitrary.
‘Straight’ performances are not more ‘natural,’ ‘legitimate,’ or
‘correct’ than ‘drag’ performances, ‘androgynous’
performances, or ‘homosexual’ performances. Misunderstandings of Butler
Misunderstandings Voluntary and intentional Chosen Can step outside What performative frames
offer… Attention to moment by moment Agency and potential Attention to the doings of intercultural
communication Culture/gender/sexuality, etc.. become
performative accomplishments Activity (easing to perf 1)
Activity A real man is supposed to
real A real man is not supposed to A real woman is supposed to A real woman is not supposed to Performance #1
Performance Unit #1 Performance: Performative Identity: Gender and Sexuality
Intersections and Interventions
The first unit of the course will focus on solo performance work, and so
this performance will be an individual project cen...
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2014 for the course INTC 329 taught by Professor Dustingoltz during the Winter '14 term at DePaul.
- Winter '14