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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


Listening itself, an improvisative act engaged in by everyone, announces a practice of active engagement with the world, where we sift, interpret, store and forget, in parallel with action and fundamentally articulated with it ("Mobilitas Animi" 113).

– George E. Lewis