Transcultural Aesthetics in the Plays of Gao Xingjian

Authors: Coulter, T.

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Gao Xingjian has been lauded for his inventive use of Chinese culture in his paintings, plays, and cinema, however he denies that his current work participates in any notion of Chinese. This book traces the development of these forms and how the relate and interact in the French language plays of the Nobel Laureate.

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Todd Coulter is Assistant Professor of Theatre and Dance at Colby College, USA.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Introduction: International Recognition and National Confusion

    Coulter, Todd J.

    Pages 1-17

  • Reactive Theater: State Theater and New Voices in China and France

    Coulter, Todd J.

    Pages 18-29

  • Physical Division:

    Coulter, Todd J.

    Pages 30-46

  • The Actor in Thirds: Gao’s Theory of Performance

    Coulter, Todd J.

    Pages 47-72

  • An Individual in the Void:

    Coulter, Todd J.

    Pages 73-89

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Transcultural Aesthetics in the Plays of Gao Xingjian
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Todd J. Coulter
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-44074-7
DOI
10.1057/9781137440747
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-44252-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-49510-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 135
Number of Illustrations and Tables
2 b/w illustrations
Topics