Hearing Difference: The Third Ear in Experimental, Deaf, and Multicultural Theater

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This engrossing study""investigates the connections between hearing and deafness in experimental, Deaf, and multicultural theater. Author Kanta Kochhar-Lindgren focuses on how to articulate a Deaf aesthetic and how to grasp the meaning of moments of deafness in theater works that do not simply reinscribe a hearing bias back into one s analysis. She employs a model using a device for cross-sensory listening across domains of sound, silence, and the moving body in performance that she calls the third ear. Kochhar-Lindgren ...

Hearing Difference: The Third Ear in Experimental, Deaf, and Multicultural Theater 2006, Gallaudet University Press, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9781563682902

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