CFP: Rapt in Secret Studies: Shakespeare Down Under (grad & emerging scholars) (Australia) (3/14/06; 7/14/06-7/15/06)

full name / name of organization: 
Chris Lee
contact email: 
leec@usq.edu.au

RAPT IN SECRET STUDIES:
ANZSA Conference for Post-Graduate and Emerging Scholars

A PUBLIC MEMORY RESEARCH CENTRE AND UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN QUEENSLAND
EVENT
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH WORLD SHAKESPEARE 2006, AN INITIATIVE OF THE
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND

DATE: Friday July 14 and Saturday July 15, 2006

VENUE: Empire Theatres Toowoomba, Queensland, AUSTRALIA

Coinciding with World Shakespeare 2006 the Australian and New Zealand
Shakespeare Association Conference offers postgraduates and early career
scholars the opportunity to showcase their Shakespearean research. This
event is intended to be a postgraduate and early career colloquium prior
to World Shakespeare 2006, which will be held in Brisbane from Sunday 16
to Friday July 21.

Papers and workshops are invited from all areas of Shakespearean
studies.
Proposals are encouraged in the following:

* Performance as research
* History of Shakespeare in performance
* Shakespeare's contemporaries
* Staging and production techniques
* Shakespeare and pedagogy
* Intercultural and postcolonial Shakespeare
* History and textuality
* Shakespeare and memory
* The plays in social, cultural and political contexts

Presentations and workshops will be strictly limited to twenty minutes
(with an additional ten minutes for discussion). Abstracts must be
250-300 words and in English. Applications must also include the title,
author's name, affiliation, address, email contact, a 100-word biography
and any AV equipment requirements.
Some funding assistance is available to postgraduate students from
Australia, New Zealand and PNG.

DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS: March 14, 2006

Details of ANZSA bursaries to assist with interstate/overseas travel for
Australian, New Zealand and PNG postgraduates presenting at the
conference will be announced shortly.

Please send enquiries, expressions of interest and abstracts to Darryl
Chalk at miniconf_at_usq.edu.au

Applications can also be mailed to:
Dr Darryl Chalk
Department of Theatre
University of Southern Queensland
West Street, Toowoomba
Queensland Australia 4350
www.publicmemory.org

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