No flowers: performative interventions 'at the moment of' Margaret Thatcher's passing

BUSH, Sophie and DANIELS, Morgan (2015). No flowers: performative interventions 'at the moment of' Margaret Thatcher's passing. TDR/The Drama Review, 59 (2), 103-113.

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    Abstract

    Why is “respect” the order of the day for the dead, such as Margaret Thatcher, upon their dying? Was Walter Benjamin right when he pointed to death and its trimmings as that which lends authority to the storyteller? And how might performance short circuit narratives so motored?

    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: <p>Posted Online May 19, 2015.</p> <p>Article numbers - (T226)<p>
    Research Institute, Centre or Group - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Humanities Research Centre
    Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1162/DRAM_a_00452
    Page Range: 103-113
    Depositing User: Sophie Bush
    Date Deposited: 29 May 2015 13:35
    Last Modified: 12 May 2018 17:17
    URI: http://shura.shu.ac.uk/id/eprint/10100

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