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CFP: Articulations/Performance/Scholarship (5/30/07; 10/12/07-10/13/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, May 2, 2007 - 6:54pm
W. Daddario

Articulations 2007, taking place on October 12 and 13, will experiment with
the act of entrance and attempt to investigate the resulting violence of
intervention. We will grapple with, face, grasp at, take on, and struggle
through the act of entrance at multiple sites scattered throughout the Twin
Cities. Please send a short C.V. (no more than two pages) and a 250-word
statement in which you describe your research interests and how you believe
they correspond to the goals of this conference, as well as any disability
accommodations, to George McConnell at Articulations2007_at_gmail.com by May
30, 2007. **WEBSITE: http://articulations.umn.edu

CFP: Queer Stages: Theater, Performativity, and Sexuality (5/15/07; SAMLA, 11/9/07-11/11/07)

updated: 
Wednesday, May 2, 2007 - 6:54pm
Banks, Will

Call for Papers
South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA)
Renaissance Hotel Downtown
Atlanta, GA
November 9 - 11, 2007

Session: "Queer Stages: Theater, Performativity, and Sexuality"

One-page abstracts are being sought for papers that explore and critique
the various roles that sexualities play (and have played) in American
and international drama. Of particular interest will be papers which
offer unique queer readings of canonical plays, as well as those that
introduce conference participants to lesser-known texts.

CFP: Emerging Scholars - Mid America Theatre Conference (10/15/07; 3/08)

updated: 
Thursday, April 26, 2007 - 10:06pm
PETER CAMPBELL

Call for Papers:

 

Emerging Scholars Symposium

2008 Mid-America Theatre Conference

Kansas City, MO

March 2008

 

Two Emerging Scholar Debut Panels: One Graduate and One Undergraduate

 

Undergraduate and Graduate students who have not yet presented at a major theatre conference are invited to submit papers for the 2008 Emerging Scholars Symposium, two debut panels of the Mid-America Theatre Conference. Papers for the two panels are welcome on any topic in theatre history, theory, or dramatic literature. Such papers might include discussions of...

 

· new models of collaboration in practice

· emerging and non-canonical playwrights

CFP: Articulations of Performance Scholarship (5/30/07; 10/12/07-10/13/07)

updated: 
Thursday, April 26, 2007 - 10:06pm
Will Daddario

Articulations 2007, taking place on October 12 and 13, will experiment with
the act of entrance and attempt to investigate the resulting violence of
intervention. We will grapple with, face, grasp at, take on, and struggle
through the act of entrance at multiple sites scattered throughout the Twin
Cities. Please send a short C.V. (no more than two pages) and a 250-word
statement in which you describe your research interests and how you believe
they correspond to the goals of this conference, as well as any disability
accommodations, to George McConnell at Articulations2007_at_gmail.com by May
30, 2007. **WEBSITE: http://articulations.umn.edu

CFP: TempoRealities of Performance (8/1/07; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, April 22, 2007 - 7:35pm
Extensions Journal

Extensions Journal Volume 4: TempoRealities of
Performance
Call For Submissions
 
Extensions invites submissions for its forthcoming
issue: TempoRealities of Performance. We welcome
scholarly essays, experimental writing, interviews,
reviews, media/Web-based art works/projects, and
documentation of music, dance, visual, sound, and
performance art that interrogate the relationship of
temporality to performance.
 
Time, particularly "the present," has been configured
as the ontological force field that grounds
performance. Yet, the present as a temporal category,
and presence as material proof of that time, is being
challenged on many fronts. For example, how have the

CFP: Shakespeare and the Visual Arts (4/30/07; SAMLA, 11/9/07-11/11/07)

updated: 
Sunday, April 22, 2007 - 6:50pm
englitgirl

Shakespeare's presence in the 18th century—in book form, on the stage, in art—is overwhelming. This session will explore how artists have transformed Shakespeare's plays in painting or any of the visual arts. By April 30, 2007, please send proposals/abstracts to Chantelle MacPhee, Department of English, University of Puerto Rico at Cayey, Cayey, PR 00736. Email submissions are also welcome: englitgirl_at_yahoo.com.

UPDATE: Art and Protest: Bodies in Motion (5/10/07; 7/30/07-8/2/07)

updated: 
Friday, April 13, 2007 - 9:31pm
ldwells01_at_earthlink.net

CALL FOR PANELS, WORKSHOPS & PAPERS
for the
21st Annual BTN Conference:
 'Art and Protest: Bodies in Motion'
hosted by
North Carolina A&T State University
In historic Greensboro, North Carolina

July 30 - August 2, 2007

CFP: American Playwrights (5/15/07; 10/24/07-10/27/07)

updated: 
Friday, April 13, 2007 - 9:31pm
Toten Beard, DeAnna

The academic symposium of the Horton Foote American Playwrights Festival
seeks papers on a range of topics for the October 24-27, 2007 event on
the campus of Baylor University.

The Festival features a lively mix of theatre productions, staged
readings, professional panels, guest artists, and scholarly papers.

Previous honorees were Horton Foote (2003) and Romulus Linney (2005).
The 2007 festival will celebrate Tina Howe, although the academic
symposium will include panels on other writers and on a variety of
issues related to theatre and drama in the United States.
 
Possible paper panels for the 2007 festival:

CFP: Liberty and Liberties in the Works of Aphra Behn (Norway) (4/30/07; 6/22/07-6/24/07)

updated: 
Friday, April 13, 2007 - 8:49pm
Univ. Prof. Dr. Margarete Rubik

"Liberty and Liberties in the Works of Aphra Behn" (conference in
Kristiansand, Norway)
deadline: 04/30/2007, Oddvar.Holmsland_at_hia.no 06/22/1007 - 06/24/2007

Thank you!
Margarete Rubik
Univ. Prof. Dr. Margarete Rubik
Institut f=FCr Anglistik und Amerikanistik
Universit=E4t Wien
Univ. Campus Hof 8
Spitalgasse 2-4
1090 Wien
Austria

CFP: Gender Spies/Gender Traitors in Modern Drama (4/30/07; SAMLA, 11/9/07-11/11/07)

updated: 
Friday, April 13, 2007 - 8:23pm
Linda Rohrer Paige

The Modern Drama division of SAMLA invites papers or proposals
on*Gender Spies/Gender Traitors in Modern Drama* for the
annualconvention of the South Atlantic Modern Language Association,
November 9-11, 2007 in Atlanta, GA, Renaissance Atlanta Hotel Downtown.
When Martha Dobie, accused of lesbianism (of being "unnatural"),
inLillian Hellman*s The Children*s Hour loses her trial,
audiences*perhaps,for the first time--recognize the extent of the
tension between the schoolteacher and her aunt, Lily Mortar, who prefers
traipsing after Sir Henry and his acting troupe rather than remaining in
town to testify on her niece's behalf. One might argue that Mrs.

CFP: Art and Protest: Bodies in Motion (4/15/07; 7/30/07-8/2/07)

updated: 
Friday, April 6, 2007 - 9:58pm
ldwells01_at_earthlink.net

CALL FOR PANELS, WORKSHOPS & PAPERS
for the
21st Annual BTN Conference:
 'Art and Protest: Bodies in Motion'
hosted by
North Carolina A&T State University
In historic Greensboro, North Carolina

July 30 - August 2, 2007

CFP: Literacy and Performance (7/30/07; EAPSU, 10/26/07-10/28/07)

updated: 
Friday, April 6, 2007 - 9:21pm
Cheryl A Wilson

EAPSU 2007
Call for Papers

Literacy & Performance

The 2007 EAPSU (English Association of Pennsylvania State
Universities) Conference will be held at Indiana University of
Pennsylvania (IUP) October 26-28, 2007.

We invite abstracts for papers or panels from all disciplines of
English study—-literature, composition, TESOL, education, and creative
writing—-that interrogate issues of literacy and performance. Possible
topics may include (but are not limited to):

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