Thursday, May 11
All day conference
FREE + Open to public. First come, first served.
Transdisciplinary Methodologies and Modalities of the Moving Body in Performance
The Doctoral Students Association 2017 Conference
Join for an interdisciplinary conference organized by the Doctoral Theatre Students’ Association (DTSA) interrogating dance scholarship and methodologies. Student presentations of selected papers and faculty presentations by Thomas DeFrantz (Duke), Nadine George-Graves (University of California, San Diego), André Lepecki (New York University), Erika T. Lin (The Graduate Center, CUNY), VK Preston (University of Toronto), Katherine Profeta (Queens College, CUNY), Paul Scolieri (Barnard), and others.
The evening program will feature panel discussions, short presentations and a performance by The Bureau for the Future of Choreography.
To attend the conference or RSVP for the roundtable and performance, email: ApproachingDance@gmail.com. Check: www.ApproachingDance.com
This conference is presented by the Doctoral Theatre Students’ Association (DTSA, GC CUNY), The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center, and The Ph.D. Program in Theatre. With additional support from Marvin Carlson, Sidney E. Cohn Chair in Theatre Studies; David Savran, Vera Mowry Roberts Chair in American Theatre; and the Doctoral Students’ Council.