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Absent Bodies, Virtual Bodies

Tamas Dobozy, Kimberly Hannon, Andrew Raffo Dewar

Published: 2010-09-09

VIDEO: This panel discusses the body and improvisation, especially asking questions of communication between bodies, canonization, gender equality, originality (what constitutes an original piece?) and the ontological implications of mechanical re-performance.

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  • Absent_Bodies_Virtual_Bodies_full.mp4

    501 MB | video/mp4


...partly because I know that’s the only way that we could solve a creative problem [using improvisation with children ranging in abilities] and what doesn’t work is trying to impose a template on the students who are not able to respond to that template.

– Pauline Oliveros (in working with Abilities First)