Early Modern Encounters with the Islamic East: Performing by Sabine Schülting,Sabine Lucia Müller,Ralf Hertel,Sabine, Ms

By Sabine Schülting,Sabine Lucia Müller,Ralf Hertel,Sabine, Ms Schülting,Ralf, Prof Dr Hertel

An exploration of early glossy encounters among Christian Europe and the (Islamic) East from the viewpoint of functionality reviews and performativity theories, this assortment specializes in the ways that those cultural contacts have been acted out at the genuine and metaphorical levels of theatre, literature, tune, international relations and commute. the amount responds to the theatricalization of early sleek politics, to modern anxieties concerning the rigidity among non secular functionality and trust, to the move of fabric items in intercultural relatives, and the eminent position of theatre and drama for the (re)imagination and negotiation of cultural distinction. members study early glossy encounters with and within the East utilizing an leading edge mix of literary and cultural theories. They rigidity the contingent nature of those contacts and exhibit that they are often learn as moments of potentiality during which the way forward for political and fiscal kin - in addition to the avid gamers' cultural, spiritual and gender identities - are at stake.

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