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PANEL: Representation, Myth, and Power

Mark Laver, David Lee, Lisa Williams

Published: 2011-09-07

VIDEO: A diverse range of topics is discussed, including exploring whether status transaction—as a cornerstone of theatrical relationships—can be applied to understanding relationships in improvised music; the notion of autoeroticism in advertisement; and the jazz narrative.

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  • representation_myth_power_full.mp4

    594 MB | video/mp4


So one of the things that improvisation has come to mean in the context of highly technological performance is that improvisation is the last claim to the legitimate presence of a human in the performance of music.

– Bob Ostertag