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CFP: Black Theatre Association 7th Annual Debut Panel (4/2/07; 7/26/07-7/29/07)

Wednesday, April 4, 2007 - 7:48pm
Jonathan Shandell

The Black Theatre Association (BTA), a focus group of the Association
for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE), seeks essay submissions for
its 7th Annual Debut Panel. We encourage all graduate students and
non-tenured faculty working on African American theatre and
performance studies who have never presented at ATHE or a national
conference to apply. Papers may consider any aspect of African
American dramatic criticism, theatre history, plays, playwrights,
performers, directors, designers, etc. The highest quality papers
will be selected by our distinguished panel of theatre scholar
judges: Harry J. Elam, Jr., Olive H. Palmer Professor in the

CFP: Atlantikos: A Journal of Transatlantic Scholarship (grad) (5/10/07; journal issue)

Wednesday, April 4, 2007 - 7:47pm
Michelle K Parke

Atlantikos seeks short position papers for a special edition that will
examine the benefits and impact of transatlantic scholarship on current
trends/theories in literary and cultural studies. The essays should be
approximately 2,000 â€" 3,000 words in length and address one of the
following questions:

UPDATE: Journal of Interactive Drama Fast-Track Submissions (ASAP; journal issue)

Monday, March 19, 2007 - 7:50pm
Brian David Phillips

JOURNAL OF INTERACTIVE DRAMA Immediate Need for Fast-Track Submissions

The current April issue of the JOURNAL OF INTERACTIVE DRAMA has space for up to two immediate submissions. See for more information about the journal. The journal considers new submissions at any time but we have an immediate need for pieces for the current issue. Submissions within the next week will be fast-tracked for immediate editorial vetting.



CFP: Renaissance Drama in Performance (4/16/07; M/MLA, 11/8/07-11/11/07)

Monday, March 19, 2007 - 7:35pm
Nunn,Hillary M

This panel for the Midwest Modern Language Association conference seeks
papers on English literature and its intersections with science and
medicine prior to 1800 for the annual meeting to be held in Cleveland,
Ohio (November 8, 2007 -November 11, 2007). "Renaissance Drama in
Performance: Early Modern Realities, Modern Productions" invites papers
that explore modern stage and film enactments of early modern dramatic
texts, both Shakespearean and non-Shakespearean. How do these
productions broaden and/or limit our understandings of playtexts and
their meanings? How do today's performances influence our perceptions of
the realities governing the contexts in which early modern plays were

CFP: Shakespeare's Late Tragedies and Romances, Special Session (4/13/07; SAMLA; 11/9/07-11/11/07)

Monday, March 19, 2007 - 7:35pm
Keith Botelho

Session on Shakespeare's Late Tragedies and RomancesSouth Atlantic
Modern Language AssociationRenaissance Atlanta Hotel DowntownAtlanta, GA
9-11 November 2007 250-word abstracts are invited on topics related to
Shakespeare's late tragedies and romances. Possible topics include
physical and verbal violence, gender, wonder and awe, fools and cheats,
and enclosed spaces and private worlds. Deadline for abstracts: Friday,
April 13, 2007. Please send abstracts via email to Dr. Keith Keith M. Botelho, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of
    Early British Drama
Department of English

CFP: Performance and Spirituality (5/15/07; journal issue)

Wednesday, March 14, 2007 - 2:53am

Performance and Spirituality:

The Journal of the Institute for the Study of Performance and Spirituality

CFP: "Delineating the Field": Submission Deadline, May 15, 2007.

(The Institute for the Study of Performance and Spirituality is an emerging
research center that operates in association with the Martin E. Segal Theatre
Center of The Graduate Center, of the City University of New York.)

CFP: Dance Under Construction IX: In Tangible Bodies (4/10/07; 5/19/07-5/20/07)

Friday, March 9, 2007 - 5:52am
Dance Under Construction .

In Tangible Bodies

Dance Under Construction IX
An annual, roving, interdisciplinary forum for
graduate students
to share research and action in dance, body, and
performance studies.

May 19-20, 2007
University of California, Davis
Department of Theatre & Dance

Possible topics, papers, presentations, & performances
- sites of knowledge (bodies, places, communities…)
- experimentation - new modes of research
- dance and memory - hybridization
- choreography in crisis - translations, adaptations,
and fusions
- the artist as citizen - your research interests

CFP: John Rich and the 18th-Century London Stage (9/30/07; 1/25/08-1/27/08)

Friday, March 9, 2007 - 4:51am
vanessa rogers

John Rich and the Eighteenth-Century London Stage:
Commerce, Magic and Management, 25-27 January 2008

An Interdisciplinary Conference to be held at the
Royal College of Surgeons of England, Lincoln's Inn
Fields, London, UK.

Deadline for abstracts: 30 September 2007. Notice of
acceptance: 14 Oct 2007

Keynote speaker: Robert D. Hume

CFP: Journal of Drama Studies call for reviews (5/1/07; journal issue)

Friday, March 9, 2007 - 3:44am
Brajesh Sawhney

Journal of Drama Studies: An International Journal of European and
Anglo-American Drama continues to accept book reviews on an
ongoing basis on works relating to European and Anglo-American drama and
theatre. In order to be considered for the next issue
the deadline is 1 May, 2007.

Submission guidelines:

CFP: Suzan-Lori Parks (3/28/07; MLA '07)

Friday, March 9, 2007 - 3:44am
Gregory Miller

For a proposed panel on Suzan-Lori Parks's 365 Days / 365 Plays project at the Modern Language
Association Convention to be held December 27-30, 2007.

Please email 200 word abstracts and a CV by March 28, 2007 to Gregory Miller, University of
California at Davis (

Dr. Gregory Leon Miller
Department of English / University Writing Program
University of California, Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

CFP: Journal of Interactive Drama for April 2007 Issue (ongoing; journal issue)

Monday, March 5, 2007 - 8:57pm
Brian David Phillips


A Multi-Discipline Peer-Reviewed Journal of
Scenario-Based Theatre-Style Interactive Drama Freeform Live Action Roleplaying Games



Currently seeking submissions for the next issue the JOURNAL OF INTERACTIVE DRAMA to be published in April. Accepting ongoing submissions throughout the year.