Performance and the Partial

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    This article reflects on my experience of two performance works: Still Life (2018) by Hamish Macpherson and Papier mutliforme et Papier Comestible (2018) by Emilie Gallier, both of which cultivate partial experiences for the spectator. I consider how the partial nature of these works raise questions about what it means to access a choreographic work and rely on new ways of thinking about how we experience and analyse performance.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)249-268
    JournalChoreographic Practices
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - Dec 2019

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    © Blades, H 2019. The definitive, peer reviewed and edited version of this article is published in Performance and the Partial', Choreographic Practices, vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 249-268. (2019)

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