ISTR New Scholars Prize 2015

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. New research, or essays developed from papers presented at the preceding conference are welcome. The New Scholars’ Prize is awarded to …

ISTR 2015 – Book of Abstracts

Tradition, Transition and Transformation: Performance and Cultural Dynamics The Institute of Technology, Tralee in association with the Irish Society for Theatre Research Friday 22nd May and Saturday 23rd May 2015 IT Tralee, Solás Building, North Campus, Dromtacker, Tralee, Co. Kerry The Book of Abstracts (pdf) is now available for download. …

European Journal of Humour Research – Call For Papers

Special Issue: Humour and Social Media Editor: Dr Eric Weitz, Trinity College Dublin Now accepting abstract submissions for a special issue of the European Journal of Humour Research, titled, ‘Humour and Social Media’. The proliferation and widespread use of social media like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram, Snapchat, …

ISTR 2015 – Final Schedule

Tradition, Transition and Transformation: Performance and Cultural Dynamics The Institute of Technology, Tralee in association with the Irish Society for Theatre Research SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Solás Building, North Campus, IT Tralee, Dromtacker, Tralee, Co. Kerry. FRIDAY 22nd MAY 2014 12.30-1.30pm –  Lunch – Canteen Area Business & Information Technology Building …

ISTR Comedy & Performance WG – Facebook Group

In order to facilitate interaction among members or anyone interested in Comedy & Performance, Dr Eric Weitz has created a Facebook Group. Please, feel free to join the conversation. The ISTR Working Group on Comedy is for anyone interested in the fact that people laugh and (perhaps more …

ISTR 2015 Conference – Registration Details

Tradition, Transition and Transformation: Performance and Cultural Dynamics The Institute of Technology, Tralee in association with the Irish Society for Theatre Research  Friday 22nd May and Saturday 23rd May 2015 IT Tralee, Solás Building, North Campus, Dromtacker, Tralee, Co. Kerry This year, the ISTR Annual Conference will address …

“Perforum” Conference – Call for Papers

The Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Performance Practices (CIR) at the College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences (CACSSS) and Drama and Theatre Studies, School of Music and Theatre, University College Cork, Ireland In Collaboration with the Cork Midsummer Festival, 2015 present Perforum: A Conference on Research and Practice …