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"Even the thing I am ..." : Tadeusz Kantor and the poetics of being

@inproceedings{Leach2012EvenTT,
  title={"Even the thing I am ..." : Tadeusz Kantor and the poetics of being},
  author={M. Leach},
  year={2012}
}
This thesis explores ways in which the reality of Kantor’s existence at a key moment in occupied Krakow may be read as directly informing the genesis and development of his artistic strategies. It argues for a particular ontological understanding of human being that resonates strongly with that implied by Kantor in his work and writings. Most approaches to Kantor have either operated from within a native perspective that assumes familiarity with Polish culture and its influences, or, from an… Expand