'Working for the Dead': Commemorating and Remembering the Sabra and Shatila Massacres in Literature and on Stage

Institute of Modern Languages Research

'Working for the Dead': Commemorating and Remembering the Sabra and Shatila Massacres in Literature and on Stage

Clare Finburgh
(Kent)

Dr Clare Finburgh will open the series with a talk on the adaptation of Jean Genet's Quatre heures à Chatila for the stage.

First of a new series of French theatre, these seminars provide a unique space for the discussion of theatre practise in France and Francophone countries. At the crossroads of French and Theatre/Performance Studies, it will explore societal, cultural and artistic issues. Invited guest speakers shed light on aspects of staging and dramaturgy, programming and cultural planning, institutional networks and ideological battles.

Author: 
School of Advanced Study, University of London
Speaker(s): 
Clare Finburgh (Kent)
Event date: 
Tuesday, 12 January 2016 - 12:00am
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