Maja Šorli (Editor)

Amfiteater, Journal of Performing Arts Theory, Volume 7, Number 2

The Amfiteater’s second number of the seventh volume is dedicated to the work of Simona Semenič. It includes six articles by: Mateja Pezdirc Bartol, Mia Hočevar, Eva Pori, Ivana Zajc, Kristof Jacek Kozak and Maja Murnik, as well as essays by Kristina Hagström-Ståhl and Ljudmil Dimitrov on staging the performance 5fantkov.si in Sweden and Bulgaria. The thematic block is supplemented by an essay by Kim Komljanec on the conditions for performing Slovenian drama abroad and in Slovenia and two book reviews.

 

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Contents

Preface

 

Articles

Mateja Pezdirc Bartol:

Zofka Kveder and Simona Semenič: Playwriting and Earning a Living as a Writer in the Past and Today

Mia Hočevar:

The Victim Motif in the Plays of Simona Semenič: A Typology of Victims

Eva Pori:

The Speech Surfaces of Simona Semenič as a Performative Unveiling of Language

Ivana Zajc:

Elements of Monodrama and Autobiography in the Texts of Simona Semenič

Krištof Jacek Kozak:

Politics + Poetics = Ethics: Two Plays by Simona Semenič

Maja Murnik:

The Living-Dead Body in the Dramatic Work of Simona Semenič

 

Essays

Ljudmil Dimitrov:

“They’re all dead anyway!”: Bulgarian Reception of 5boys.si by Simona Semenič

Kristina Hagström-Ståhl:

Framing Dramaturgy and Translation: Some Notes on Backa Teater’s Production of Simona Semenič’s 5boys.com

Kim Komljanec:

The (Continuously) Dramatic Condition of Contemporary Slovenian Playwriting: An Opinion

 

Book Reviews

Maša Radi Buh:

Pišemo in objavljamo, torej smo (Rok Vevar: Dan, noč + človek = ritem: Antologija slovenske sodobnoplesne publicistike 1918–1960)

Mateja Fajt:

Zgodovinjenje scenografije (Ana Kocjančič: Prostor v prostoru: Scenografija na Slovenskem od 17. stoletja do leta 1991)

 

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Editor-in-Chief: Maja Šorli

Editorial Board: Bojana Kunst, Barbara Orel, Primož Jesenko, Blaž Lukan, Aldo Milohnić, Tomaž Toporišič, Gašper Troha

International Editorial Board: Mark Amerika (University of Colorado, US), Marin Blažević (Sveučilište u Zagrebu, HR), Ramsay Burt (De Montfort University, GB), Joshua Edelman (Manchester Metropolitan University, GB), Jure Gantar (Dalhousie University, CA), Janelle Reinelt (The University of Warwick, GB), Anneli Saro (Tartu Űlikool, EE), Miško Šuvaković (Univerzitet Singidunum, RS), S. E. Wilmer (Trinity College Dublin, IE)

Published by: Slovenian Theatre Institute (represented by Mojca Jan Zoran, Director) and University of Ljubljana, Academy of Theatre, Radio, Film and Television (represented by Tomaž Gubenšek, Dean)

This work is published under Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) Licence.

Publishers: Sloveninan Theatre Institute and University in Ljubljana, Academy of Theatre, Radio, Film and Television

ISSN: 1855-4539 (Printed Edition), 1855-850X (Digital Edition)

Paperback, 175 pages; 17cm x 24 cm; Slovenian/English Language.

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