'Ravenhill Now: 21st Century Mark Ravenhill' International Symposium

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Dr Sian Adiseshiah/University of Lincoln

Saturday 23rd March 2013, University of Lincoln, UK

Confirmed keynote speaker: Mark Ravenhill

This symposium takes place at the end of a weeklong Mark Ravenhill Festival. Discussion will be focused around the significance of Ravenhill's work in the 21st century.

Papers may focus on topics such as: dysfunctionality; gender and/or sexuality; sexuality and violence; the continuing relevance (or not) of 'in-yer-face' conceptualisations of Ravenhill's work; new forms/new dramaturgies; satire; political subjectivities; nation/war/terrorism; ecology; the significance of affect; new theoretical approaches to Ravenhill's work; and performing Ravenhill.

Please email 200-300 word proposals for 20 minute papers and brief biographical notes to: Dr Siân Adiseshiah sadiseshiah@lincoln.ac.uk. Deadline for abstracts: Thursday 31st January 2013. Symposium website: http://www.lincoln.ac.uk/home/campuslife/whatson/eventsconferences/event...

The full fee for this symposium is £30 full fee/£15 unwaged. The fee includes:
• Attendance at the symposium
• Buffet lunch
• Tea, coffee and refreshments
• One ticket to see An Audience with Mark Ravenhill