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The Pain Factory

Ware, L (2017) The Pain Factory. Performance type: Live play The Edinburgh Festival Fringe, 7 August 2017, Edinburgh. Live performance.

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Abstract

A 60-minute show written and performed by Lauren Ware.

Date: Monday, 7th August 2017.

Description: Two people are imprisoned for identical crimes. One finds prison life merely unpleasant, the other lives in constant fear adn distress. Have they been punished equally? Drawing on the philosophy of emotion and the impact of imprisonment on offenders and their families, this interactive show asks the audience to consider if punishment must hurt, who can be made to suffer, and why.

Item Type: Performance
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
K Law > K Law (General)
Divisions: Faculties > Humanities > School of European Culture and Languages > Philosophy
Depositing User: Lauren Ware
Date Deposited: 30 Aug 2017 14:25 UTC
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2020 04:16 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/62983 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Ware, L: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7340-4338
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