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  • Seek : composition portfolio and commentaries 

    Buckley, Linda (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Music, 2010)
    This thesis serves as an accompanying commentary for a portfolio of ten musical compositions composed between 2005 and 2009. The works presented incorporate a broad range of forces and performance contexts, from live ...
  • Toward perpetual peace 

    Béjar, Nélida (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Music, 2012)
    This is a thesis for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in music composition. In the opening part (A), 1 comment on my musical background, environment and influences, including a shorter comment on the orchestra piece ...
  • Complexity, post-coloniality, transculturality : the birth of Wole Soyinka's Yoruba tragedy in Nigeria and its intercultural presentation in Britain 

    Adigun, Olabisi M. (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Drama, 2013)
    In 1986, Wole Soyinka made history when he became the first African ever to win the Nobel Prize for Literature. Soyinka is a Yoruba man from western Nigeria and he began to write seriously and professionally in 1959 less ...
  • Present laughter : humour at the site of impact in theatre performance 

    Weitz, Eric (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Drama, 2000)
    This dissertation examines the implications for the humorous transaction at its immediate site of impact within mimetic theatre performance, as given to the bodied subjects involved. The thesis establishes its theoretical ...
  • Robert Serumaga and the golden age of Uganda's theatre : solipsism, activism, innovation (1968-1978) 

    Seremba, George Bwanika (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Drama, 2008)
    The theoretical methodology employed in the research and writing of this thesis is primarily postcolonial. Though comparatively nuanced, poststructuralism is also employed. The emphasis in the latter is on the Foucaldian ...

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