A Pound of Flesh (Caliban and Shylock Speak)

Peimer, David (2017) A Pound of Flesh (Caliban and Shylock Speak). A Pound of Flesh (Caliban and Shylock Speak), 23/03/2017-23/03/2017, EHU.

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Abstract

This new script and performance critically investigates notions of Outsider/Insider, Immigrant/Foreigner/Citizen - constructions of Identity in today's globalised world. The performance does this through contemporary interpretations of Caliban and Shylock in a new script with current and ancient South African music and singing, and re-imagining Shakespeare's two plays (Tempest, Merchant of Venice).

Item Type: Performance
Additional Information: Mxolisi Norman; Composer and Musician
Uncontrolled Keywords: Performance, Re-imagining Shakespeare, Caliban, Shylock, Identity, Outsider/Insider, Immigrant, Foreigner, Citizen, Stereotype, African music
Subjects: N Fine Arts > NX Arts in general
Divisions: Performing Arts
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Date Deposited: 09 Oct 2017 10:22
URI: http://repository.edgehill.ac.uk/id/eprint/9656

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