Peggy Phelan Quote

Performance's only life is in the present. Performance cannot be saved, recorded, documented, or otherwise participate in the circulation of representations of representations: once it does so, it becomes something other than performance.


Unmarked: The Politics of Performance (ed. Psychology Press, 1993) - ISBN: 9780415068222

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Performance's only life is in the present. Performance cannot be saved, recorded, documented, or otherwise participate in the circulation of...

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Performance's only life is in the present. Performance cannot be saved, recorded, documented, or otherwise participate in the circulation of...

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Performance's only life is in the present. Performance cannot be saved, recorded, documented, or otherwise participate in the circulation of...

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Performance's only life is in the present. Performance cannot be saved, recorded, documented, or otherwise participate in the circulation of...