* Spasticitet er en kropslig variation

En cripteoretisk analyse af danseforestillingen SPLASTIC

  • Ellen Flyvbjerg Kornerup
  • Signe Flyvbjerg Hesthaven
Nøgleord: contemporary dance, crip, butoh, neoliberalism, failing, moderne dans, neoliberalisme, at fejle


The dance performance SPLASTIC celebrates the potential of spastic movement. This article asks if the performance also avoids reproducing normative narratives about the norm-challenging body. The answer is: Not entirely. But the curious, ugly and unproductive movements allow the dancers to counter bodily normativity and efficiency demands and makes visible the potential.


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