Dependent Stages: Knowing in Shakespeare (NeMLA 2020)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 5, 2020 to March 8, 2020
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Literature, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

A playwright has to build their story within their allotted two hours of stage traffic. We are taken on a guided ride from which we glimpse what the playwright chooses, forming our layers of knowledge through which we are manipulated. Often we are privy to the internal thoughts of a character which contrast with their public utterances: e.g., Rosalind/Ganymede, Angelo, or Richard III. Our prescient view makes Macduff's seemingly banal inquiry about his wife and children emotive fire.

Conf: Brecht unter Fremden / Brecht Among Strangers

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
June 19, 2019 to June 23, 2019
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Literature, Music and Music History, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

Bertolt Brecht was confronted with the alien throughout his life. He was exposed to it everywhere he lived, and in all venues he inhabited, he was as a stranger among strangers. Furthermore, he made the experience of the alien into the linchpin of his entire artistic project. Brecht’s intensive confrontation with the alien is more relevant now than ever in an era when, on a daily basis, fear and hatred of foreigners continue to demonstrate a fundamental inability to live among strangers even (or especially) in a period of increasing globalization and of societies affected by migration.

Call for Submissions: Metropolitan Museum Journal

Type: 
Call for Papers
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Architecture and Architectural History, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies, Pre-Columbian History / Studies

The Editorial Board of the peer-reviewed Metropolitan Museum Journal invites submissions of original research on works of art in the

NeMLA 2020 Boston Call for Papers: Creating Humanity through Prison Education Programs

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2019
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Teaching and Learning, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

The high cost of a college education and the persistent worries about both immediate and future employment opportunities have resulted in students and their families doubting the value of the humanities, and all too often, the value of a college degree.

General Call for Papers - Fall 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2019
Subject Fields: 
Ethnic History / Studies, Film and Film History, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Humanities, Literature

General Call for Papers - Fall 2019

Language, Literature, and Interdisciplinary Studies (LLIDS), an open access academic e-journal, invites original and unpublished research papers and book reviews from various interrelated disciplines including, but not limited to, literature, philosophy, psychology, sociology, political science, history, anthropology, law, ecology, environmental science, and economics.

LIMINAL SPACES, IMAGES AND TEXTS

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 12, 2019 to June 14, 2019
Location: 
Ireland {Republic}
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Social Sciences, Humanities, Religious Studies and Theology

In the wake of a renewed interest in the theoretical framework developed by Arnold Van Gennep and Victor Turner, the conference will focus on liminality as an aspect of falling. Further to Gennep’s theory on liminality as an intermediate, ambivalent social zone, Turner regarded liminality as being characteristic of inter-structural, “betwixt and between” situations, of ambiguity and transition.

Line. Bridge. Body

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
July 10, 2019
Location: 
Ontario, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Animal Studies, Fine Arts, Humanities, Indigenous Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

Line. Bridge. Body: Call for Participants

Call for Book Review: The Journal of Applied Arts and Health

Type: 
Journal
Date: 
June 1, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Teaching and Learning, Research and Methodology

The Journal of Applied Arts & Health is seeking book reviewers for the following texts:

“Playing for Time Theatre Company: Perspectives from the Prison”, edited by Annie McKean and Kate Massey-Chase 

H-Celebration: Current Affairs Discourse (CAD)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Australian and New Zealand History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

H-Celebration: Current Affairs Discourse 

Our call for ideas is open to all and we would love to hear your ideas about the Haka, a traditional and diverse Maori dance performed in sports, weddings, ceremonies, celebrations and other public occasions.

Topic: ‘The Christchurch Massacre’ 

The H-Celebration network is deeply saddened by these tragic events and our thoughts and prayers go out to the families and friends in their time of sorrow and loss. 

Asian Puppetry: Traditions and Transitions [CfP]

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 15, 2019
Location: 
Australia
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Literature, Music and Music History, Popular Culture Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

JOSA Vol. 51 
Asian Puppetry: Traditions and Transitions

Deadline: September 30, 2019

 

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