Do objects perform?: anthrolithic performance in Chaco Canyon
In this posthumanist performance essay, I consult Indigenous and Western ontologies to guide my fieldwork as a part of the Chaco Canyon landscape. In doing so, I test recent theories about object performance, which reveal a vibrant and vital path forward for theorizing about possibilities for conceptualizing about what and who performs in performance studies.
anthrolithic performance, object performance, Performance studies, performing objects, posthumanism
Simmons, Jake. "Do objects perform?: anthrolithic performance in Chaco Canyon." Text and Performance Quarterly (2021): 1-16.
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