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Author Hernández, Paola S., author.

Title Staging lives in Latin American theater : bodies, objects, archives / Paola S. Hernández
Published Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 2021
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Description 1 online resource
Series Book collections on Project MUSE
Contents Introduction. The Real Onstage: New Modes of Documentary Theater -- Biodramas: Vivi Tellas and the Act of Documenting Lives -- Reenactments: The Autobiographical at Play in Lola Arias -- Shadows of the Real: Teatro Línea de Sombra -- Memory Sites: Guillermo Calderón's Excavation for the Truth -- Conclusion
Summary "Staging Lives in Latin American Theater: Bodies, Objects, Archives examines twenty-first-century documentary theater in Latin America, demonstrating how material objects and archives-photographs, videos, and documents such as witness reports, legal briefs, and letters-come to life onstage"-- Provided by publisher
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Historical drama, Latin American -- History and criticism
Spanish American drama -- 21st century -- History and criticism
Theater and society -- Latin America
Historical drama, Latin American.
Spanish American drama.
Theater and society.
Latin America.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Project Muse. distributor.
LC no. 2020046523
ISBN 0810143380