Posted: April 27th, 2021
According to Goffman’s dramaturgical perspective, the self, “is not an organic thing that has a specific location, whose fundamental fate is to be born, to mature, and to die,” rather the self, “is a dramatic effect arising diffusely from a scene that is presented” (Goffman 1965, Presentation of Self in Everyday Life: 252 – 253).
For this paper you will get into the spirit of Goffman and analyze yourself from a dramaturgical perspective. Observe yourself as you perform a social role (at school, at work, with your friends, etc.) and answer the following two questions:
Place an order in 3 easy steps. Takes less than 5 mins.