This publication is produced on the occasion of Haegue Yang's theatrical adaptation of Marguerite Duras' novella The Malady of Death (La Maladie de la Mort, 1982) at the Staatstheater Kassel on 7 June 2012 as part of dOCUMENTA (13). Presented alongside her new installation at the exhibition 'Approaching: Choreography Engineered in Never-Past Tense' at the Hauptbahnhof, The Malady of Death is staged as a reading by French actress and singer Jeanne Balibar.

With foreword by Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev.
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Introduction on The Malady of Death
Marguerite Duras
Jeanne Balibar
Genealogy of The Malady of Death
Publishing The Malady of Death in Korean, 2008
Shared Discovery of What We Have and Know Already: Residency at the Walker Art Center, and initiation of staging The Malady of Death, fall 2009 - winter 2010
Towards Duras: Propositions at the New Museum, December 4-5, 2009
Dress Rehearsal at the Walker Art Center, February 2, 2010
Dressing The Malady of Death - Andria HICKEY
Staging project at Namsan Arts Center, September 11-12, 2010
Dialogue prior to The Malady of Death between Sylbee Kim and Haegue Yang - Sylbee KIM, 김실비, Haegue YANG, 양혜규
Letter to an Actress - Haegue YANG, 양혜규
Why Marguerite Duras? - Marcus STEINWEG
Haegue Yang: The Malady of Death_Monodrama with Jeanne Balibar
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Haegue Yang: The Malady of Death_Monodrama with Jeanne Balibar

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