(Dis)ability, Diversity and Performance

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alt.theatre: cultural diversity and the stage

Call for Submissions:
(Dis)ability, Diversity and Performance

The journal 'alt.theatre: cultural diversity and the stage' is currently accepting submissions for a special issue planned for spring 2014 that will explore the intersections of (dis)ability, diversity and the performing arts.

Possible topics include:
- The intersections between (dis)ability and other planes of marginalization in the performing arts
- The performativity of (dis)ability
- Community-engaged art and (dis)ability rights activism
- Profiles of artists or ensembles working with (dis)ability
- Reviews of specific performance pieces exploring (dis)ability

We are accepting proposals as well as completed, previously unpublished pieces. Proposals should consist of an abstract of one page maximum. Please include a CV or bio with your submission.
Please send proposals or submissions by December 20, 2014 to submissions@alttheatre.ca