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Adapt the Future

Smith, Stephen Charles

Adapt the Future is an enigmatic document aimed at developing a rigorous methodology of adaptation towards the ambiguous and the unknown. Herein, we define futurity in art as ambiguous & unknown, and attempt to embody the paradox of future art manifested in the present.

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Academic Units
Theatre
Thesis Advisors
Parker, Christian
Degree
M.F.A., Columbia University
Published Here
May 18, 2020

Notes

Ambiguity, Future, Futurism, Alain Robbe-Grillet, Suzan-Lori Parks, Richard Maxwell, John Cage, Philip Glass, Vivian Sobchack, Gertrude Stein, Samuel Beckett, Le Voyeur, Not I, Elements of Style, Adaptation