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Author Kim, Suk-Young, 1970-

Title Illusive utopia : theater, film, and everyday performance in North Korea / Suk-Young Kim
Published Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 387 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Theater--theory/text/performance
Contents Introduction -- Hybridization of performance genres -- Time and space in North Korean performance -- Revival of the state patriarchs -- Model citizens of the family-nation -- Acting like women in North Korea -- Performing paradoxes : staging utopia, upstaging dystopia -- Conclusion : looking back, moving forward
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Motion pictures -- Political aspects -- Korea (North)
Motion pictures -- Social aspects -- Korea (North)
Performing arts -- Political aspects -- Korea (North)
Performing arts -- Social aspects -- Korea (North)
Theater and society -- Korea (North)
Theater -- Political aspects -- Korea (North)
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009038399
ISBN 0472026895 (electronic bk.)
9780472026890 (electronic bk.)