5. Performance

  1. Regina F. Bendix2 and
  2. Galit Hasan-Rokem3
  1. Richard Bauman

Published Online: 22 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118379936.ch5

Companion to Folklore, A

Companion to Folklore, A

How to Cite

Bauman, R. (2012) Performance, in Companion to Folklore, A (eds R. F. Bendix and G. Hasan-Rokem), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118379936.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Georg-August-University, Göttingen, Germany

  2. 3

    Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

Author Information

  1. Indiana University, Bloomington, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405194990

Online ISBN: 9781118379936

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Keywords:

  • performance;
  • theorizing performance;
  • Malinowski's context of situation;
  • performance, “doing” of folklore;
  • two convergent, intellectual currents;
  • ethnography of speaking;
  • dynamic interrelationships, among elements;
  • text and context, in performance;
  • communicative practice;
  • folklorists' interest in performance

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Foundations

  • Theorizing Performance

  • Text and Context in Performance

  • Conclusion

  • References