Current Trends in Theatre Theory and Meta-theory (deadline 31 October 2015)

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Theatralia - a peer reviewed journal, Masaryk University, Czech Republic
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The peer-reviewed journal Theatralia (published by Masaryk University, the Czech Republic) announces a call for the issue Fall 2016:

Current Trends in Theatre Theory and Meta-theory
(including a Special Section on Cognitive Theatre Studies)

Submission deadline:
31 October 2015

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Dear author,

For the Fall 2016 issue of Theatralia, we are looking for submissions in the fields of theatre theory, meta-theory of theatre studies, and methodology of theatre research.

There will also be a special section on cognitive theatre studies, which has become a dynamically developing trend in theatre research, and we are proud to offer an opportunity to publish in this young field.

Your contribution should be proofread and follow the house style of Theatralia (available at the website:

The issue will be published in English in October 2016.

Yours sincerely,
Šárka Havlíčková Kysová, Ph.D., Editor-in-Chief and Issue Editor
Tomáš Kačer, Ph.D., Issue Editor

Theatralia, the Revue of Contemporary Thought on Theatre Culture (ISSN 1803-845X) is a peer-reviewed scholarly journal issued by the Department of Theatre Studies, Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University in Brno, the Czech Republic, some of the issues being published in collaboration with the Department of Theatre, Film and Media, Studies, Faculty of Arts, Palacký University, Olomouc.

Theatralia has been published in its present form since 2009. Published twice a year, each issue focuses on a particular topic from history or theory of theatre in the section called "Yorick", while the articles on different subjects are grouped in the section called "Spektrum". Articles in both of these sections are subject to a peer reviewing process.

The aim of the journal is to map theatre in its varied language and generic forms regardless of time and territory.

The journal consists of scholarly articles, reviews and published archival materials of all kinds. It welcomes contributions by specialists from other institutions and also publishes articles based on outstanding student theses.

Editorial Board

Chair of Editorial Board:
Šárka Havlíčková Kysová (Masaryk University, Brno)

Members of Editorial Board:
Veronika Ambros (University of Toronto)
Zuzana Bakošová-Hlavenková (Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava)
Pavel Drábek (University of Hull)
Jan Hančil (Theatre Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague)
Taťjana Lazorčáková (Palacký University, Olomouc)
Miroslav Plešák (Janáček Academy of Music and Performing Arts, Brno)
Herta Schmidt (Munich)
Barbora Schnelle (Berlin)
Eva Stehlíková (Masaryk University, Brno)
Jiří Štefanides (Palacký University, Olomouc)
Jarmila Veltrusky (Paris)
Libor Vodička (Masaryk University, Brno)

Executive Editor:
Iva Mikulová (Masaryk University, Brno)