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CFP: [Theatre] JDTC: General Call for Papers

updated: 
Sunday, May 18, 2008 - 11:48pm
Jocelyn L. Buckner

GENERAL CALL FOR PAPERS
JOURNAL of DRAMATIC THEORY and CRITICISM

paradigm . . . n. . . . 1 a) a pattern, example, or model b) an overall
concept accepted by most people in an intellectual community, as a
science, because of its effectiveness in explaining a complex process,
idea, or set of data 2 Gram. an example of a declension or conjugation,
giving all the inflectional forms of a word---SYN. model.

praxis . . . n. . . . 1 practice, as distinguished from theory, of an
art, science, etc. 2 established practice, custom 3 [Now Rare] a set of
examples or exercises, as in grammar

CFP: [Theatre] JDTC: Glocal Dramatic Theories

updated: 
Sunday, May 18, 2008 - 11:46pm
Jocelyn L. Buckner

CALL FOR PAPERS

GLOCAL DRAMATIC THEORIES

A SPECIAL SECTION
IN THE SPRING 2009 ISSUE OF THE
JOURNAL of DRAMATIC THEORY and CRITICISM

UPDATE: [Theatre] Indiana University Black Play Lab and Mini-Conference on Black Theatre

updated: 
Friday, May 16, 2008 - 4:49pm
Edris Cooper-Anifowoshe

DEADLINE EXTENDED until June 1st!

INDIANA UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE & DRAMA
and NEW FRONTIERS IN THE ARTS & HUMANITIES
announces the creation of the
2008 IU BLACK PLAY LAB
July 18th â€" Aug 3rd, 2008
&
*mini-conference on Black Theatre*
Aug 1 â€" 3rd, 2008
Lee Norvelle Theatre & Drama Center
Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

CFP: [Theatre] Role and Rule: history and power on stage

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2008 - 12:59pm
Alessandra Petrina

Role and Rule: history and power on stage
London, The Globe Theatre, 6-8 February 2009

Organized by Globe Education and the Università di Padova,
with the support of the Fondazione Cariparo

CFP: [Theatre] Vanguards of the Right

updated: 
Friday, May 9, 2008 - 2:55am
Kimberly Jannarone

Vanguards of the Right

Kimberly Jannarone
Theater Arts Department
University of California, Santa Cruz
kmj_at_ucsc.edu

UPDATE: [Theatre] Theatre and Performance Research Association

updated: 
Thursday, May 1, 2008 - 11:25am
Kate Newey

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce the dates of this year's TaPRA conference, which
we will be hosting at the University of Leeds on Wednesday 3 to Friday 5
September 2008. Further details, which will be updated regularly as the
details are finalised, can be found at

www.tapra.org

Conference fees, including one year's membership of TaPRA, will be £135
(waged) and £50 (student/unwaged).

CFP: [Theatre] The Play's the Thing: Language Play & Performativity (5/20/2008; SAMLA 11/7/2008-11/9/2008)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 29, 2008 - 4:01pm
Barbara Cole

Modern Drama
The Play’s the Thing: Language Play & Performativity (5/20/2008; SAMLA
11/7/2008-11/9/2008)

The Modern Drama session for the 2008 SAMLA Convention seeks papers which
explore the dynamic relationship between language play and performance.
Presentations might focus on French-language plays, poetic drama, the
role of the avant-garde and language experiments, or theories of
performativity. Other topics also welcomed.

Please submit 300-word abstracts, a brief biography, and contact
information to Barbara Cole (bacole_at_buffalo.edu) by May 20, 2008.
Presenters must be members of SAMLA by the time of the convention.

CFP: [Theatre] Indiana University Mini-Conference on Black Theatre and Black Play Lab

updated: 
Monday, April 21, 2008 - 1:51pm
Edris Cooper-Anifowoshe

INDIANA UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE & DRAMA
and NEW FRONTIERS FOR THE ARTS
announces the creation of the
2008 IU BLACK PLAY LAB
July 18th â€" Aug 3rd, 2008
&
*mini-conference on Black Theatre*
Aug 1 â€" 3rd, 2008
Lee Norvelle Theatre & Drama Center
Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

UPDATE: [Theatre] Renderings: Shakespeare across Continents

updated: 
Friday, April 18, 2008 - 3:17am
Roshni Mooneeram

Second Call for Papers
Renderings: Shakespeare across Continents. An international conference
at the University of Nottingham Ningbo, China, 10-12th September 2008.
This conference explores current trends and possible shifts of paradigms
in the translation, performance and teaching of Shakespeare.
Paper sessions are 20 minute slots with 10 minutes for
questions/discussion.
Presentations are invited in particular on the following themes:
Shakespeare in translation
• The impact of translation on linguistic legitimisation and
linguistic extension.
• The use of local dialects and other linguistic resources in
representing Shakespeare’s slang.

CFP: [Theatre] Futurist Dramaturgy and Performance Due June 30 Conference November 7,8, 2008 University of Toronto

updated: 
Thursday, April 17, 2008 - 11:30pm
Luella Massey

Futurist Dramaturgy and Performance
 

Sponsored by the University of Toronto’s Graduate Centre for Study of Drama
In collaboration with the Emilio Goggio Chair in Italian Studies,
Centro di Studi «Aldo Palazzeschi» dell'Università di Firenze, and
Instituto Italiano di Cultura - Toronto;
and with the support of Centre for Comparative Literature and
Department of Language Studies, University of Toronto Mississauga

CFP: [Theatre] Irish Studies Area at MPCA/MACA

updated: 
Tuesday, April 15, 2008 - 3:25pm
Kathleen Turner

The Irish Studies area of the Midwest Popular Culture and Midwest
American Culture Association is now accepting proposals for its upcoming
conference. The MPCA/MACA conference will be held Friday-Sunday, October
3-5, 2008 at the Hiltonâ€"Netherland Plaza in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio.

Please send proposals on any aspect of Irish Studies to the area chair
via email or mail. Emailed proposals should be sent to Kathleen Turner,
Department of English, Northern Illinois University at
turner8kathleen_at_gmail.com. Mailed proposals should be sent to Kathleen
Turner, Department of English, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL
60115.

CFP: [Theatre] MSA X-"Modernism and Global Media"

updated: 
Saturday, April 5, 2008 - 9:33pm
Derrick R. Spires

MSA X: Call for Panel and Roundtable Proposals
 
Deadline for Submission of Panel Proposals: May 12, 2008
 
Deadline for Submission of Roundtable Proposals: May 12, 2008
 
The 2008 meeting of the Modernist Studies Association will take place at the
Loews Vanderbilt Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee, November 13-16, 2008. The
organization’s annual conference regularly brings together in excess of 500
scholars from a variety of disciplines and features an engaging mix of
keynote addresses, small seminars, panel presentations, and roundtable
discussions. This year’s event, “Modernism and Global Media,” will be
hosted by Vanderbilt University with generous financial support provided by

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