Examining communitas (2011-2016)

theoretical-artistic research and performance by Ana Vujanović and Saša Asentić


The domain of the project Examining communitas (Communitas na ispitu) is the performing arts, dance in particular, by means of which we are trying to understand our recent social history and its actual state of affairs in terms of body images, behaviour in public, and relations between human beings as social subjects.

sinisa ilic, katarina popovic: on trial together - an illustration

sinisa ilic, katarina popovic: on trial together – an illustration

The project is context-based, as these images of the body are informed by two main social contexts of the twentieth century, both of which we have lived in – Eastern socialism and Western neoliberal capitalism. We start with our life-experienced limbo between them.

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An Introduction to Performance Studies

An Introduction to Performance Studies (Uvod u studije performansa), with Aleksandra Jovicevic, Belgrade: Fabrika knjiga, 2007
(in Serbo-Croatian language)


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reviews / prikazi:

  • Lada Čale Feldman, “Introduction to Performance Studies. By Aleksandra Jovićević and Ana Vujanović”, TDR no. 52: 4, 2008. Download here
  • Branislav Jakovljević, “Aleksandra Jovićević i Ana Vujanović, Uvod u studije performansa”, Frakcija nos. 39-40, 2008

translations / prevodi:

  • to Slovakian – Bratislava: International Theatre Institute, 2012
  • to Italian – Roma: Bulzoni editore, (forthcoming)

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