Call for Papers 2020

06 December, 2019 by Duska Radosavljevic | 0 comments

Call for Papers 2020

<p style="line-height: 18.0pt; background: white;"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">CALL FOR PAPERS:<br /> <br /> Translation, Adaptation and Dramaturgy (TAD) Working Group, International Federation for Theatre Research (IFTR) conference<br /> <br /> IFTR 2020 Galway, Ireland<br /> <br /> NUI Galway<br /> <br /> 13-17 July 2019<br /> <br /> Conference theme: &lsquo;Theatre Ecologies: Environment, Sustainability and Politics&rsquo;<br /> <br /> </span><a href="../conference"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: windowtext;">https://www.iftr.org/conference</span></a><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';"><br /> <br /> Deadline for abstract submission:&nbsp;</span><span style="mso-field-code: ' HYPERLINK ';"><span class="MsoHyperlink"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: windowtext;">31 January 2020</span></span></span><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';"><br /> <br /> _____________________________________________________________________________________<br /> <br /> The IFTR Translation, Adaptation and Dramaturgy (TAD) Working Group will be meeting at the IFTR conference in Galway, Ireland,&nbsp;</span><span style="mso-field-code: ' HYPERLINK ';"><span class="MsoHyperlink"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: windowtext;">13-17 July 2020</span></span></span><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">.<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> THE WORKING GROUP:<br /> <br /> <span style="color: #111111;">Translation, Adaptation and Dramaturgy (TAD) is an interdisciplinary Working Group whose members research within the respective fields of theatre translation, adaptation and dramaturgy and, more interestingly, at the intersections of those, combining interests in the local and the global, historical and contemporary, text and performance, theory and practice, critical theory, cultural studies, ethics, politics and aesthetics. The group works towards both individual and shared outputs and involves short and long-term collaborations, as well as an ongoing commitment to rigour, curiosity and new ideas.</span></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height: 18.0pt; background: white;"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: #111111;">.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';"><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> For more information about the Translation, Adaptation and Dramaturgy WG, please visit&nbsp;</span><a href="translation-adaptation-and-dramaturgy"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif;">https://www.iftr.org/working-groups/translation-adaptation-and-dramaturgy</span></a><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">.<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> IFTR 2020: CALL FOR PAPERS:<br /> <br /> In response to the theme of the Galway 2020 conference &ndash; &lsquo;Theatre Ecologies: Environment, Sustainability and Politics&rsquo; &ndash; we propose the following topics:<br /> <br style="mso-special-character: line-break;" /> <!-- [if !supportLineBreakNewLine]--><br style="mso-special-character: line-break;" /> <!--[endif]--></span></p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpFirst" style="text-indent: -18.0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!-- [if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family: Symbol; mso-fareast-font-family: Symbol; mso-bidi-font-family: Symbol;"><span style="mso-list: Ignore;">&middot;<span style="font: 7.0pt 'Times New Roman';">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">Ecologies of Translation, Adaptation and Dramaturgy </span></p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpMiddle" style="text-indent: -18.0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!-- [if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family: Symbol; mso-fareast-font-family: Symbol; mso-bidi-font-family: Symbol;"><span style="mso-list: Ignore;">&middot;<span style="font: 7.0pt 'Times New Roman';">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">Translation, Adaptation, Dramaturgy and the Anthropocene</span></p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpMiddle" style="text-indent: -18.0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!-- [if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family: Symbol; mso-fareast-font-family: Symbol; mso-bidi-font-family: Symbol;"><span style="mso-list: Ignore;">&middot;<span style="font: 7.0pt 'Times New Roman';">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">Globalisation, ethics and theatre-making via Translation</span></p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpMiddle" style="text-indent: -18.0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!-- [if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family: Symbol; mso-fareast-font-family: Symbol; mso-bidi-font-family: Symbol;"><span style="mso-list: Ignore;">&middot;<span style="font: 7.0pt 'Times New Roman';">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">Politics: Changing Landscapes of Adaptation</span></p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpLast" style="text-indent: -18.0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!-- [if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family: Symbol; mso-fareast-font-family: Symbol; mso-bidi-font-family: Symbol;"><span style="mso-list: Ignore;">&middot;<span style="font: 7.0pt 'Times New Roman';">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">Sustainable Dramaturgies</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';"><br /> &nbsp;* &nbsp;&nbsp;Open call: We encourage other submissions that address translation, adaptation and dramaturgy, including those that do not directly refer to the conference theme.<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> FORMAT OF CONFERENCE SESSIONS:<br /> <br /> The co-conveners will arrange abstracts into panels grouped by connected topics. <span style="color: #111111;">Papers (up to 3000 words) are pre-circulated four weeks before the conference, followed by brief (up to 10 minutes) verbal presentations at the conference to ensure time for discussion and exchange. We are open to proposals featuring other presentation formats</span> that fit the allocated timeframe. </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';"><br /> WG members are currently working on a book project on politics of translation adaptation and dramaturgy, but we are open to starting new initiatives, collaborations and projects too. <br /> <br /> <br /> SUBMITTING YOUR ABSTRACT:<br style="mso-special-character: line-break;" /> <!-- [if !supportLineBreakNewLine]--><br style="mso-special-character: line-break;" /> <!--[endif]--></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">Abstracts should be no more than 300 words and are&nbsp;</span><span style="mso-field-code: ' HYPERLINK ';"><span class="MsoHyperlink"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: windowtext;">due 31 January 2020</span></span></span><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';"><br /> We welcome existing and new working group members, at all career stages and form anywhere in the world, to submit papers on any aspect of translation, adaptation and dramaturgy. The WG exists to encourage debate and exchange of ideas, and we are open to interested observers to attend and participate in our discussions.<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> All abstract submissions are made through the Cambridge Core website. However, in order to make a submission you will need to become a member of IFTR first.<br /> <br /> If you have already have a Cambridge Core account, you can download instructions on how to join IFTR:<br /> <br /> </span><a href="../media/2765/become-a-member-already-have-a-core-account.pdf"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: windowtext;">https://www.iftr.org/media/2765/become-a-member-already-have-a-core-account.pdf</span></a><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';"><br /> <br /> If you do not have a Cambridge Core account, you can download instructions on how to join IFTR:<br /> <br /> </span><a href="../media/2766/become-a-member-new-to-core.pdf"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: windowtext;">https://www.iftr.org/media/2766/become-a-member-new-to-core.pdf</span></a><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';"><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> Please direct all questions about #IFTR2020 to:&nbsp;</span><a href="mailto:iftrgalway2020@gmail.com"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: windowtext;">iftrgalway2020@gmail.com</span></a><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">&lt;mailto:</span><a href="mailto:iftrgalway2020@gmail.com"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: windowtext;">iftrgalway2020@gmail.com</span></a><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">&gt;<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> ACCEPTANCE:<br /> <br /> Applicants will be informed of acceptance by late February/early March 2020.<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> BURSARIES:<br /> <br /> IFTR offers financial assistance to scholars wishing to participate in its Annual Conference. Bursaries are awarded on the basis of merit, relevance to the conference or Working Group theme and financial need. Please note that the deadline for bursary applications significantly predates the deadline for abstract submission (Deadline:&nbsp;</span><span style="mso-field-code: ' HYPERLINK ';"><span class="MsoHyperlink"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: windowtext;">15 December 2019</span></span></span><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">). For information and instructions about bursaries, and to download the application form, please visit&nbsp;</span><a href="../conference/bursaries"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: windowtext;">https://www.iftr.org/conference/bursaries</span></a><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">. For bursary-related queries, please email&nbsp;</span><a href="mailto:iftrbursaries2020@gmail.com"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: windowtext;">iftrbursaries2020@gmail.com</span></a><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">&lt;mailto:</span><a href="mailto:iftrbursaries2020@gmail.com"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: windowtext;">iftrbursaries2020@gmail.com</span></a><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';">&gt;.<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> More information about the conference can be found at the IFTR website:&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.iftr.org/conference"><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; color: windowtext;">http://www.iftr.org/conference</span></a><span style="font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';"><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> Please feel free to contact us with any questions regarding the WG and/or your abstract submission.<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> Best wishes,<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> Co-conveners:<br style="mso-special-character: line-break;" /> <!-- [if !supportLineBreakNewLine]--><br style="mso-special-character: line-break;" /> <!--[endif]--></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-language: EN-US;">Dr Duska Radosavljevic (duska.radosavljevic@cssd.ac.uk)</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-language: EN-US;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Tahoma',sans-serif; mso-fareast-language: EN-US;">Dr Katja Krebs (k.krebs@bristol.ac.uk)</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal">&nbsp;</p>

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