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CFP: [Theatre] Panel, NeMLA Conf. April 10-13, 2008, Buffalo NY

updated: 
Wednesday, August 8, 2007 - 2:37pm
full name / name of organization: 
Theodore Price

Shaw Session at the Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
Conference in Buffalo, New York, April 10 - 13, 2008
TOPIC: "Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion." Call for papers. You may write on the
original play, the stage or movie version My Fair Lady, the
Pygmalion/Galatea myth, or on GBS's magical creations, Eliza Doolittle &
Henry Higgins. You may treat these all together or individually. All
interpretations will be considered: Mythic, dramatic, musical,
psycho-analytic, feminist, or personal response, etc. To foster discussion,
accepted panelists must keep strictly to 15-minute presentations, but
finished papers should be brought. Submit a 200-350 abstract with brief

CFP: [Theatre] A Symposium on Violence and Laughter on the Modern European Stage

updated: 
Monday, August 6, 2007 - 10:58am
full name / name of organization: 
Kelly V. Jones
contact email: 

CFP: A Symposium on Violence and Laughter on the Modern European Stage, UK

Proposed Date: Saturday 6th October 2007.
Venue: Department of Theatre, Film and Television Studies, University of
Wales, Aberystwyth and A14 Hugh Owen Building, University of Wales,
Aberystwyth.

Confirmed keynotes:

Professor Joe Kelleher, Roehampton University, London
Professor Dan Rebellato, Royal Holloway, University of London

CFP: Debating the Difference: Gender & Word and Image (UK) (6/22/07; 9/5/07-9/6/07)

updated: 
Thursday, May 17, 2007 - 9:01pm
full name / name of organization: 
Christopher Murray
contact email: 

Debating the Difference: Gender, Representation and Self-Representation

Wednesday 5th and Thursday 6th September 2007, University of Dundee, Scotland

An interdisciplinary event hosted by the Scottish Word and Image Group (SWIG) and the Women, Culture and Society Programme (WCS)

The overall aim of this conference will be to generate a nuanced and critical dialogue for assessing constructions of gender in text and image via a multi-disciplinary approach relating literary and visual media, as well as theory and practice. In addition, an exhibition will accompany the conference. It is our intention that selected papers will be published in a themed collection.

CFP: Theatre reviews for Shakespeare Bulletin (ongoing; journal)

updated: 
Thursday, May 17, 2007 - 8:04pm
full name / name of organization: 
jeremy.lopez_at_utoronto.ca
contact email: 

SHAKESPEARE BULLETIN, a quarterly performance-studies journal
published by the Johns Hopkins University Press is now accepting
proposals for and submissions of theatre reviews for the 2008 volume.
The format of the Theatre Reviews section, nd the submissions policy
for theatre reviews will be changing significantly in 2008. The
changes are outlined below. Please direct all questions to the Theatre
Review Editor, Jeremy Lopez, at jeremy.lopez_at_utoronto.ca.

CFP: Black Middle-Class Performances (6/15/07; collection)

updated: 
Thursday, May 17, 2007 - 7:28pm
full name / name of organization: 
Tsemo, Bridget H
contact email: 

Call for Contributors
 
>From Bourgeois to Boojie: Black Middle-Class Performances
 
We seek engaging papers/writings for an edited book collection. The essays are being compiled in recognition of the golden anniversary of E. Franklin Frazier's controversial monograph __Black Bourgeoisie__ (1957), and must discuss both class and blackness as expressed in film, literature, media, music, autobiography/biography, theatre, or the performance of everyday life. The publisher for the collection will be announced at a later date.
 

CFP: Practical Approaches to Teaching Shakespeare through Performance (6/4/07; BSA, 8/31/07-9/2/07)

updated: 
Friday, May 11, 2007 - 10:57pm
full name / name of organization: 
Fogerty, Hillary
contact email: 

The 3rd British Shakespeare Association Conference

Bringing together academics, students, theatre practitioners, teachers
and enthusiasts.

Interpreting Shakespeare: the director, the actor, the editor, the
teacher, the critic

The CAPITAL Centre, University of Warwick 31 August - 2 September 2007

CFP: Practical Approaches to Teaching Shakespeare through Performance

Those interested in contributing should send abstracts of 150-200 words
to the seminar leader for consideration by 4 June 2007. The deadline for
completion and pre-circulation of accepted papers will be 30 July. All
delegates are invited to register for any seminar, and auditors will be
welcome at all seminars.

CFP: Theatre and Film/Cinema and Performance (5/31/07; ASTR, 11/15/07-11/18/07)

updated: 
Friday, May 11, 2007 - 10:57pm
full name / name of organization: 
SHANNON BLAKE SKELTON
contact email: 

ASTR (American Society for Theatre Research)
ASTR/TLA 2007 CONFERENCE
Hyatt Regency/Phoenix/November 15-18, 2007
INTERVENING "AMERICA"
 
Theatre and Film/Cinema and Performance Reading Group

Facilitator:
        Shannon Blake Skelton, The University of Wisconsin-Madison (sbskelton_at_wisc.edu)

Text:
             Knopf, Robert, ed. Theater and Film: A Comparative Anthology. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2004.

UPDATE: American Playwrights (5/25/07; 10/24/07-10/27/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, May 2, 2007 - 7:25pm
full name / name of organization: 
Toten Beard, DeAnna

UPDATED CALL FOR PAPERS: DUE DATE MAY 25, 2007

The Horton Foote American Playwrights Festival
Hosted by Baylor University * October 24-27, 2007

The academic symposium of the Horton Foote American Playwrights Festival
seeks papers on a range of topics for the October 2007 event on the
campus of Baylor University.

CFP: Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference (8/15/07; 10/11/07-10/13/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, May 2, 2007 - 6:55pm
full name / name of organization: 
Nunn,Hillary M
contact email: 

Call for Papers: The Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference 2007
Topic: Appropriating Shakespeare
Date: October 11-13, 2007
Location: The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio

The Ohio Shakespeare Conference has changed its name with the addition
of West Virginia's Marshall University to its consortium.

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