IFTR's Arabic theatre working group
Amine, Khalid, Azmy, Hazem M. and Carlson, Marvin. (2010) IFTR's Arabic theatre working group. Theatre Research International, Vol.35 (No.3). pp. 263-274. ISSN 0307-8833Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S030788331000057X
This collaborative article looks at the establishment in 2006 of an IFTR/FIRT working group in Arabic theatre, and the significance of this in terms of breaking the twentieth-century, hegemonic hold of European and North American subjects in theatre research. We trace the development of the working group from preliminary conferences and gatherings outside IFTR to its set-up and organization within the Federation. Surveying our methodologies, key issues, research areas and future directions, we argue the significance of the group's work in creating a research forum for Arab theatre scholarship.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN2000 Dramatic representation. The Theater|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Arts > Theatre, Performance and Cultural Policy Studies|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Theatre Research International|
|Publisher:||Cambridge University Press|
|Official Date:||October 2010|
|Number of Pages:||12|
|Page Range:||pp. 263-274|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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