TURNING A COGNITIVE EYE TOWARD COHAN: THEATRE SCHOLARSHIP AT THE INTERSECTION OF COGNITIVE SCIENCE.

Wolff, Carl.
2017-04-19T12:50:01.708Z

Abstract: George M. Cohan reshaped the American theatre and created the modern musical. His success is legendary. How did he develop his theatrical ability? More broadly, how does any actor relate to an audience? Cognitive science has revealed the physiological mechanisms that allow humans to relate to one another: conduits called mirror neurons, so named because they reflect the actions of others... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Drama and Dance.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011682
ID: tufts:21157
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