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New Scholars’ Prize and Helsinki Prize

Posted: February 7, 2015 | By:

Following a rigorous assessment of essays received, the judges have selected two deserving entries for the award of the 2015 New Scholars’ Prize and none for the Helsinki Prize. Consequently, I am pleased to announce that following people as winners of the 2015 New Scholars’ Prize. I hope you will join me in congratulating them on their success.   Ms. Ariane Zaytzeff (New York University), Ingoma Nshya: Rerouting Performances of Tradition   Ms. Clio Unger (Ludwig- Maximilians...

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REMINDER: CFP "Performance as Research: Knowledge, Methods, Impact"

Posted: February 6, 2015 | By:

Performance as Research Working GroupInternational Federation for Theatre ResearchEssay Collection Call for ProposalsPerformance as Research: Knowledge, Methods, ImpactEditors: Annette Arlander, Bruce Barton, Melanie Dreyer-Lude, and Ben SpatzThe Performance as Research (PaR) Working Group of IFTR invites proposals for an essay collection that will bring new critical insights to fundamental questions about PaR.While there has been cons...

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REMINDER: CFP "Performance as Research: Knowledge, Methods, Impact"

Posted: February 6, 2015 | By:

Performance as Research Working GroupInternational Federation for Theatre ResearchEssay Collection Call for ProposalsPerformance as Research: Knowledge, Methods, ImpactEditors: Annette Arlander, Bruce Barton, Melanie Dreyer-Lude, and Ben SpatzThe Performance as Research (PaR) Working Group of IFTR invites proposals for an essay collection that will bring new critical insights to fundamental questions about PaR.While there has been cons...

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CALL FOR ASSOCIATE EDITOR

Posted: February 6, 2015 | By:

The Brazilian Journal on Presence Studies, an open access, free journal that publishes bilingual scientific papers in the field of Performing Arts and aiming to disseminate the research production on this field, is selecting an associate editor to work in a part-time collaboration position developing editing tasks.   Job description Non-paid position Part time Search of papers in English Follow up of the papers’ peer review in English Proposal of innovative and little known themes...

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EXTENDED DEADLINE 15th FEB: CFP - Scenography Working Group at Hyderabad, 2015

Posted: February 5, 2015 | By:

Call for Contributions Scenography Working Group IFTR 2015, Hyderabad, India 5-10 July, 2015 Scenography and Democracy The Scenography Working Group of the International Federation for Theatre Research invites proposals for contributions to our forthcoming working group meeting at the IFTR annual conference in Hyderabad, India in July 2015. The aim of the group is to explore scenography in all its aspects, from design for performance through to the use of scenographic thinking as a way to...

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Reminder - Call for Associate Editor for Theatre Research International

Posted: February 5, 2015 | By:

Applications are invited for the position of Associate Editor for the period 2015–17 during the tenure of Paul Rae as Senior Editor. The person appointed will be expected to assume the position of Senior Editor for a further three-year period. Candidates should have native-speaker (or equivalent) competence in English, have a strong publication record, hold a tenure-track position at a university, and possess a wide-ranging and up-to-date knowledge of scholarly publications in theatre studies...

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[EXTENDED DEADLINE] IFTR Working Group "Performance and Disability"

Posted: February 4, 2015 | By:

  [NEW DEADLINE: 15 February]   CALL FOR PAPERS: Performance & Disability Working Group FIRT/IFTR 2015, University of Hyderabad, India 5-10 July 2015   Deadline for proposals: 15th of February, 2015   The Performance and Disability Working Group of the International Federation of Theatre Research is soliciting paper proposals for our Working Group from any area of performance studies that intersects with disability studies. We welcome perspectives f...

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[EXTENDED DEADLINE] IFTR Working Group "Performance and Disability"

Posted: February 4, 2015 | By:

  [NEW DEADLINE: 15 February]   CALL FOR PAPERS: Performance & Disability Working Group FIRT/IFTR 2015, University of Hyderabad, India 5-10 July 2015   Deadline for proposals: 15th of February, 2015   The Performance and Disability Working Group of the International Federation of Theatre Research is soliciting paper proposals for our Working Group from any area of performance studies that intersects with disability studies. We welcome perspectives f...

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[EXTENDED DEADLINE] IFTR Working Group "Performance and Disability"

Posted: February 4, 2015 | By:

  [NEW DEADLINE: 15 February]   CALL FOR PAPERS: Performance & Disability Working Group FIRT/IFTR 2015, University of Hyderabad, India 5-10 July 2015   Deadline for proposals: 15th of February, 2015   The Performance and Disability Working Group of the International Federation of Theatre Research is soliciting paper proposals for our Working Group from any area of performance studies that intersects with disability studies. We welcome perspectives f...

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[EXTENDED DEADLINE] IFTR Working Group "Performance and Disability"

Posted: February 4, 2015 | By:

  [NEW DEADLINE: 15 February]   CALL FOR PAPERS: Performance & Disability Working Group FIRT/IFTR 2015, University of Hyderabad, India 5-10 July 2015   Deadline for proposals: 15th of February, 2015   The Performance and Disability Working Group of the International Federation of Theatre Research is soliciting paper proposals for our Working Group from any area of performance studies that intersects with disability studies. We welcome perspectives f...

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