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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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[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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2nd Ekphrasis Conference in Cinema and Visual Culture, organized by Babeș-Bolyai University, Faculty of Theater and Television, Department of Cinema and Media / 28-29 May, 2015, Cluj, Romania

Posted: February 4, 2015 | By:

Scandal, Shock and Sexuality in Contemporary Cinema and Visual Culture  2nd Ekphrasis Conference in Cinema and Visual Culture, organized by Babeș-Bolyai University, Faculty of Theater and Television, Department of Cinema and Media /  28-29 May, 2015, Cluj, Romania     Call for proposals The Faculty of Theater and Television of the Babeș-Bolyai University is announcing the Call for Papers for the Annual Cinema and Visual Culture Studies Conference held May 28-29...

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Scandal, Shock and Sexuality in Contemporary Cinema and Visual Culture 2nd Ekphrasis Conference in Cinema and Visual Culture, organized by Babeș-Bolyai University, Faculty of Theater and Television, Department of Cinema and Media / 28-29 May, 201

Posted: February 4, 2015 | By:

The Faculty of Theater and Television of the Babeș-Bolyai University is announcing the Call for Papers for the Annual Cinema and Visual Culture Studies Conference held May 28-29, 2015. This 2015 conference is designed to discuss the irreverent nature of art, cinema and visual production in various media environments. The purpose of the conference is to deal with the various obstructions of the creative spirit, both in the context of the passivity of the consumer society and in a highly censore...

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IFTR PaR WG - extended deadline

Posted: February 4, 2015 | By:

Dear colleagues, This is a reminder concerning the Performance as Research working group call for the IFTR conference in Hyderabad.  IFTR has extended the deadline to 15th of February so for those of you who have not yet submitted your proposal, there is still time.  Your abstracts should be sent through the IFTR website. http://www.iftr2015hyd.in/ Please send us a copy to \n This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ...

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NEW DEADLINE (15 Feb)- CFP: Queer Futures WG IFTR Conference 2015, Hyderabad India

Posted: February 3, 2015 | By:

CALL FOR PAPERS – FIRT/IFTR Queer Futures Working Group The IFTR Queer Futures Working Group will be meeting at the next IFTR Conference in Hyderabad, India, 5-10 July 2015. The Queer Futures working group welcomes papers, performative presentations and provocations taking a queer approach to the conference theme, ‘Theatre and Democracy’. As well as welcoming submissions that consider any aspects of the conference theme, we also invite contributions that touch on any aspects of the Grou...

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New Book: Performing Story on the Contemporary Stage

Posted: February 3, 2015 | By:

Performing Story on the Contemporary Stage by Tom Maguire, published by Palgrave Macmillan is now available. Storytelling performance is everywhere on the stage today: from the schtick of the stand-up comedian to the harrowing stories of verbatim theatre. This is the first book to take a comparative approach to these diverse forms to address the related questions of how story worlds are created on stage and what happens when spectators experience storytelling. Tom Maguire draws on an internati...

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