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ISTR New Scholars Prize 2020 – Call For Papers Deadline Extended

New Deadline: 29 May 2020 ISTR runs an annual essay competition for New Scholars. There is no set theme for this competition; rather, candidates are encouraged to submit work drawing on their current research in the area of drama, theatre and performance. New research or essays developed from

ISTR 2020 at Queen’s University Belfast – Postponed to May 2021

The ISTR 2020 conference at Queen’s University Belfast, 29-30 May 2020, has been postponed until May 2021 due to the Coronavirus pandemic. We sincerely regret that we will not be gathering our wonderful ISTR colleagues together this year. However, in the wake of the societal and disciplinary change that is

Justice in the Plays and Films of Martin McDonagh by Eamonn Jordan

    This book interrogates the various manifestations of rival systems of justice in the plays and films of Martin McDonagh, in analysis informed by the critical writings of Michael J. Sandel, Steven Pinker, Julia Kristeva, and in particular Amartya Sen on violence, justice, equality and the

Staging the Incarcerated Female Body: Records and Representations

Feminist Storytelling Network, NUI Galway Thursday 19 March 2020 The Mick Lally Theatre, Druid Sponsored by: NUI Galway College of Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies Research Support Scheme, Drama and Theatre Studies, Gender ARC Registration: Tickets (free) available on Eventbrite For queries, please email PI Dr

Perforum: SPRING 2020

Department of Theatre, School of Music & Theatre, UCC in association with Theatre Development Centre/Corcadorca Theatre Company presents: Mindful Embodiment Practice and the Creative Process Venue: Theatre Development Centre, Triskel Christchurch, Tobin Street, Cork City.  Wed 12th February (6 – 7.45pm) Deborah Middleton Director of the Mindfulness and Performance

CFP – Gate Theatre Research Network (GTRN) Conference

Theatre Languages / Languages of the Stage:  Marginality, Culture and Performance in Contemporary Europe Gate Theatre Research Network (GTRN) Conference Hosted by Drama and Theatre Studies,  NUI Galway, Ireland 8-9 June, 2020 Call for papers www.ru.nl/gatetheatre The conference of the GTRN seeks to contextualise the history and impact

ISTR Conference 2020 – Call for Papers

Hard Graft: Performance, Labour and Value Queen’s University Belfast May 29thand 30th, 2020 The annual conference of the Irish Society for Theatre Research invites papers and performance presentations that consider the intersection of performance, labour and value. How is labour valued in theatre and performance scholarship and