Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

“Incident”: Performing as a Moral Act Two Decades Later

Buy Article:

$48.00 + tax (Refund Policy)

This essay re-examines Dwight Conquergood's important 1985 article, “Performing as a Moral Act,” in light of both general sociopolitical changes and practical pedagogical experiences in a Performing Literature classroom. In particular, it addresses the error of commitment Conquergood calls the “Enthusiast's Infatuation” and explores how student performers may be encouraged to think and act beyond this position.
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Keywords: Dwight Conquergood; Harlem Renaissance; Performance Ethics; Race

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: 01 October 2006

  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more