42 Among the Gormleys

Simic, Lena (2016) 42 Among the Gormleys. 42 Among the Gormleys, 27 November 2016, Crosby Beach.

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This is a birthday performance for a small invited number of audiences. A site-specific and time-specific response to current political situation (post-Brexit and post-Trump election) which is also concerned to engage with climate change, environmental damage and posthuman condition. Lena performed Nina’s monologue from Chekhov’s ‘The Seagull’ – Trepliov’s play - with the help from her family and in front of the audience of adults, children and animals.

Item Type: Performance
Additional Information: The video documentation of the performance was presented at 'Bringing Up the Future' exhibition at SC Gallery, University of Zagreb in February 2017.
Uncontrolled Keywords: performance, maternal, posthuman, Chekhov, climate change
Subjects: N Fine Arts > NX Arts in general
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN2000 Dramatic representation. The Theater
Divisions: Performing Arts
Date Deposited: 07 Feb 2017 16:32
URI: http://repository.edgehill.ac.uk/id/eprint/8575

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