Embodied Performances: Sexuality, Gender, Bodies by B. AllegrantiEmbodied Performances: Sexuality, Gender, Bodies by B. Allegranti

Embodied Performances: Sexuality, Gender, Bodies

byB. Allegranti

Paperback | June 21, 2011

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With a companion website that includes short online film episodes, this book proposes expansive ways of deconstructing and re-constituting sexuality and gender and thus more embodied and ethical ways of 'doing' life, and offers an understanding and critique of embodiment through an integration of performance, psychotherapy and feminist philosophy.
BEATRICE ALLEGRANTIis a choreographer (for dance theatre and film), clinical practitioner (in the UK NHS in adult mental health, special needs schools and in private practice) and is a researcher and convener on the Dance Movement Psychotherapy MA at University of Roehampton, UK. A key focus of her work is on embodiment or how we can '...
Title:Embodied Performances: Sexuality, Gender, BodiesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:234 pages, 21.6 × 14 × 0.02 inPublished:June 21, 2011Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1349319198

ISBN - 13:9781349319190


Table of Contents

List of Illustrations Acknowledgements Introduction Bodies as Knowledge Embodying Ethics The Autobiographical Body The Relational Body The Political Body Conclusions Endnotes Bibliography Index