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Writing Renaissance Experience - Experiencing Renaissance Writing

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 9:25am
Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, March 15, 2018


Johannes Gutenberg University

Mainz, Germany

5-6 July 2018


Organised by

Patrick Gill (Mainz)

Anja Müller-Wood (Mainz)

Tymon Adamczewski (Bydgoszcz)


New Perspectives in Edward Albee Studies--Volume 4

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 9:00am
Edward Albee Society
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, November 15, 2018


New Perspectives in Edward Albee Studies, Volume Four:


 Edward Albee’s Influence on American Drama


We are seeking essays that explore Albee’s influence and reach in the American theatre.  This could include playwrights whom he mentored directly, playwrights who were inspired by him, his role as director of both his own and others’ work, collaborators who worked with him, and artists whose own careers were in some way shaped by him.


In particular, we are interested in essays on any or all of the following topics:


Misperformance: Staging Law and Justice in the African Diaspora

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 12:55pm
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, November 23, 2018



Staging Law and Justice in the African Diaspora


Callaloo invites papers for a special issue on “Misperformance: Staging Law and Justice in the African Diaspora” guest edited by Jason Allen-Paisant (University of Leeds, United Kingdom).


Project description:

An edited collection:Staging motherhood and mothers in British drama

Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 8:27am
Dr Katarzyna Bronk, Faculty of English, Adam Mickiwicz University, Poznan, Poland
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, April 1, 2018

Staging motherhood and mothers in British drama across centuries

Due to the ongoing discussions on the value of family in the contemporary world, the subject of motherhood returned to the forefront of public discourse in Europe and incited new polemics on – as is suggested by rightist politics – the natural drive towards maternity. We wish to broaden the research on motherhood and focus on topics and tropes of motherhood, mothers, maternity, and mothering as shown on stage and presented in published/written British drama.

We invite you to send abstracts on literary/dramatic and linguistic/semantic aspects related to the idea of dramatised motherhood. We are particularly looking for papers on:

Community Outreach in the Arts Conference

Friday, February 9, 2018 - 11:31am
Philadelphia Theatre Research Symposium
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, March 5, 2018

Call for Papers


Philadelphia Theatre Research Symposium

May 3-4, 2018



Conference Theme:

Community Outreach and the Arts


Keynote Speaker and Workshop Presenter

Michael John Garcés, Cornerstone Theatre Company


Performance, Religion, and Spirituality call for Abstracts

Friday, February 9, 2018 - 11:33am
Performance, Religion, and Spirituality Journal
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, March 1, 2018



Performance, Religion, and Spirituality

General Call for Abstracts and Papers

Volume 1 Issue 2, Summer 2018


Authors are welcome to submit articles or abstracts for the general issues of PRS at any time.


LAST REMINDER: Il Parlaggio - new issue May 2018

Monday, March 26, 2018 - 2:09pm
Edizioni Sinestesie (Italy)
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, April 1, 2018


This section of the academic journal “Sinestesieonline” is open to contributions about theatre and performing arts in all historical ages, forms and variations, in English, Italian and foreign languages.

“Il Parlaggio” is the name created by Gabriele d’Annunzio for the amphitheatre in Vittoriale – a place of empathy, a cradle of emotions, a crossroads of cultures, a connection between antiquity and contemporaneity, an emblem of the “neverending show”.