National Performance: Representing Quebec from Expo 67 to Celine Dion

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  • ISBN: 1487521332
  • Author: Erin Hurley
  • Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
  • Genre: Arts & Photography
  • Date: Feb. 15 2017
  • Pages: 256
  • Language: English

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Synopsis

In National Performance, Erin Hurley examines the complex relationship between performance and national identity. How do theatrical performances represent the nation in which they were created? How is Quebecois performance used to define Quebec as a nation and to cultivate a sense of ‘Quebec-ness’ for …