Temporality, Translation, Hybridity
April 16th/Week 11.
Read: Beckett, Samuel. Waiting for Godot
Read: Read Bradby, David. “Introduction;” “Beckett before Waiting For Godot,” “Waiting for Godot – The Play,” and “The first production: Theatre de Babylone, Paris, January 1953, directed by Roger Blin.” In Beckett: Waiting for Godot. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001, pp 1-67
Read: Bradby, David. “Godot in a Political Context”
Read: Thompson, Chris. “Afterbirth of a Nation: William Pope L.’s Great White Way.” pp 63-90.
Read: Susan Sontag:
Godot Comes to Sarajevo _ by Susan Sontag _ The New York Review of Books
View: Paul Chan’s production notes for Waiting for Godot in New Orleans (look at links in all the tabs): http://creativetime.org/programs/archive/2007/chan/welcome.html
Read: Paul Chan: http://creativetime.org/programs/archive/2007/chan/welcome.html
Watch: William Pope L. Great White Way .http://ubu.com/film/pope_white1.html http://ubu.com/film/pope_white2.html
Watch: Tehching Hsieh One Year Performance 1981-1982
Watch: Creative Time: Waiting for Godot in New Orleans https://www.facebook.com/pg/creativetime/videos/