The Theatricalization of Death


Zamir, Tzachi. “The Theatricalization of Death”. Journal of Medical HumanitiesJournal of Medical Humanities (2012): , 141. Print. Copy at


The essay analyzes anorexia as a theatrical performance, complete with its chosen acting school and particular dramatic features (plot, acting style, suspense-establishing mechanisms and motifs).


Item Citation: Journal of Medical Humanities. Sept, 2012, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p141, 19 p.Publication Type: Academic Journal; Source: Journal of Medical Humanities; Language: English; Publication Date: 20120901; Rights: Copyright 2012 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved., COPYRIGHT 2012 Springer; Imprint: Springer