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The Treatment of Rape in Women's Performance Art and Sarah Kane's 'Blasted'.

Kane, Nina R. (2008) The Treatment of Rape in Women's Performance Art and Sarah Kane's 'Blasted'. Masters thesis, University of Huddersfield.

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This was a Master's thesis, produced as part of the MA in Writing for Performance course at the University of Huddersfield, 2007-8. the dissertation was submitted and passed in April 2008, and was produced under Dr Linda Taylor. It situates Sarah Kane's work in a context and heritage of feminist performance art from the 1950s onwards. It discusses how performance artists such as Ana Mendieta, Yoko Ono, Suzanne Lacy, Judy Chicago, Niki de Saint-Phalle, Valerie Export, the Womanhouse project, Tracey Emin, Karen Finley and Jenny Holzer worked with the theme of rape, before analysing how Sarah Kane treated this in her 1995 play 'Blasted'.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Subjects: N Fine Arts > NX Arts in general
Schools: School of Music, Humanities and Media
Depositing User: Nina Kane
Date Deposited: 22 Jul 2014 15:21
Last Modified: 28 Aug 2021 19:05


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