ISTR Conference 2007

Inaugural Symposium

Drama and Film Centre, Queen’s University Belfast | 13 – 14 April 2007

In 2007 Drama Studies at Queen’s hosted the Inaugural Symposium of the Irish Society for Theatre Research (ISTR). Professor Janelle Reinelt gave the plenary lecture, and scholars and practitioners from across the island of Ireland and around the world came to discuss the broad spectrum of theatre from page to stage.

Book of Abstracts | Full Schedule


Friday 13 April 2007

[Registration Desk open daily from 0900]

1000-1200 Working Groups session 1

1200-1300 Lunch

1300-1500 Working Groups session 2

1500-1520 Coffee

1520-1720 Working Groups session 3

1720-1740 Coffee

1740-2000 Soirée in the Naughton Gallery, incorporating the launch of

Women in Irish Drama: A Century of Authorship and Representation, edited by Dr. Melissa Sihra, Trinity College Dublin

Saturday 14 April 2007

0930-1100 Panel Sessions 1

1100-1120 Coffee

1120-1250 Panel Sessions 2

1250-1350 Lunch

1350-1520 Inaugural General Meeting

1520-1540 Coffee

1540-1710 Panel Sessions 3

1710-1730 Coffee

1730-1830 Plenary lecture by Professor Janelle Reinelt, University of Warwick, President of IFTR, introduced by Professor Brian Singleton, Trinity College Dublin, President Elect of IFTR

1900 Dinner, Deane’s at Queen’s