Performance at the Edge
An academic approach to performance.
Much filmic discourse is still working under the influences of the novel, and cinema's other precedent, more ritual based art forms - theatre and poetry. The first two lectures, at least, will focus on the concepts of "adaptation", or how novels, plays, graphic novels and computer games find new lives in films. As the lectures continue, the deeper issues of how images and words remain mutually entangled and how narratives are transposed and transformed between films and books and other media, remains a burning question. The interface between photography and film, painting and film, television and film, and new media and film, will demand attention. However, the breadth of these considerations will be kept in check by the following term: performance.
Date, time, location and price
- Date: 6 September - 13 December 2017 (to be confirmed)
- Time: Wednesdays, 15:00 - 19:00 (to be confirmed)
- Number of courses: 14
- Location: Oudemanhuispoort, D1.09
- Price: 180 / 162 (discount price for AUV-members)
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|Course type||Open UvA-College|
|Semester/blok||Semester 1, block 1 and 2|
|Study material||Online materials (blackboard)|
|Other||You may only attend the lectures, not the seminars or other extras. It is not possible to partake in exams or obtain credits.|
|Deadline registration||28 August 2017 (subject to availability)|
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