The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.1940 Friday, 13 October 2000.
From: Jonathan Holmes <
Date: Thursday, 12 Oct 2000 17:54:03 BST
Subject: The Performance of Place
The Performance of Place
26-27th May 2001
An interdisciplinary graduate conference at the University of
Birmingham, hosted by the Departments of English and French.
Concepts of performance and location are increasingly pervasive in many
different disciplines. This conference will seek to bring together and
explore these terms in a provocatively interdisciplinary environment.
20 minute papers are invited on topics such as:
Staging the place/ Placing the stage
The politics of cartography
Topographies of gender
An abstract of no more than 200 words should be sent to the following
address by 30th January 2001.
J. Holmes & E. Jones
School of Humanities
The University of Birmingham
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