Arabic Theatre

Call for Papers

Call for Papers

17 December, 2015 | 0 comments

The Arabic Theatre Working Group of the International Federation for Theatre Research invites proposals for contributions to its forthcoming meeting at the IFTR annual conference in Stockholm, Sweden from 13 to 17 June 2016. Read more

Call For Papers - Arabic Theatre Working Group

Call For Papers - Arabic Theatre Working Group

20 January, 2015 | 0 comments

"The Arabic Theatre Working Group of the International Federation for Theatre Research invites proposals for contributions to its forthcoming meeting at the IFTR annual conference in Hyderabad, India in July 2015. We are particularly interested in contributions that address the conference theme of ‘Theatre and Democracy’, a theme naturally congenial to the group's scope of interest. The last three years or so have seen the ATWG addressing many of the same concerns in the context of analyzing the response of Arab theatre and performance practices to the so-called "Arab Spring". Given the fast morphing realities in many parts of the Arab region, the topic remains far from being exhausted; if anything, many of the key terms that appear to have once defined it are now increasingly open to ongoing scrutiny and rethinking." Read more

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