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UPDATE: Close Relations: the Spaces of Greek and Roman Theatre (Australia) (4/10/06; 9/20/06-9/23/06)
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UPDATE - CALL FOR PAPERS - deadline extended to April 10, 2006
CLOSE RELATIONS: THE =91SPACES=92 OF GREEK AND ROMAN THEATRE
An international, multi-disciplinary conference linking theatre and=20
September 20-23, 2006 at the University of Melbourne, Australia
Proposals for presentations of 20 or 40 minutes duration, including=20
Please send proposals to pmonag_at_unimelb.edu.au
The Conference Focus
the relationships between them.
=91Theatre=92 refers to something that is both a material entity (the=20
takes place in it, and we are particularly interested in exploring the=20=
relationship between these two aspects in antiquity, over time, and in=20=
the contemporary world.
Confirmed International Guest Speakers
Professor Richard Beacham, King's Visualisation Lab, Kings College,=20
Dr. Dmitry Trubotchkin, State Institute for Arts Studies; Russian=20
Prof. Lorna Hardwick, Classical Studies & Reception of Classical Texts
Papers of 20 or 40 minutes duration are sought on the following topics:
The physical spaces of Greek and Roman theatre
Ancient performance practice
space in ancient performance, and the way that the physical spaces of=20
these ancient spaces, and what other spaces have they chosen instead to=20=
use for Greek and Roman theatre performances?
Reception in Australia and New Zealand
establish an informal network of researchers in this field, and hope=20
welcome your suggestions).
or book after the conference.
Our website : http://www.sca.unimelb.edu.au/close/
Enquiries: Paul Monaghan: pmonag_at_unimelb.edu.au or Frank Sear:=20
Co-editor, Double Dialogues Conference & Journal [ISSN 1447-9591]
Co-convenor, Dramaturgies project