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Dead Elements

Title: Dead Elements.
Name(s): White, Barrett, author
Department of English
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 2014
Physical Form: computer
online resource
Extent: 1 online resource
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: This thesis, an interdisciplinary project entitled DEAD ELEMENTS, seeks to explore the complex relationship between performance and text. Seven common literary elements were selected and then interpreted both in a performative action and a written work. The work engages the traditions of both performance art and conceptual writing, blurring the distinction between physical body and textual body. Ultimately, DEAD ELEMENTS serves as a critique of academic literature, a reification of abstractions, a meditation on the body, and an engagement with my own idiosyncratic artistic practice.
Identifier: FSU_migr_uhm-0466 (IID)
Keywords: performance, art, conceptual, elements, multimedia, interdisciplinary, experimental
Submitted Note: A Thesis submitted to the Department of English in partial fulfillment of the requirements for graduation with Honors in the Major.
Degree Awarded: Spring Semester, 2014.
Date of Defense: April 18, 2014.
Subject(s): Humanities
Creative writing
English language
English literature
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Owner Institution: FSU
Is Part of Series: Honors Theses.

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White, B. (2014). Dead Elements. Retrieved from