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Call for submissions for PoP Moves: Dancing the Politics of Pleasure

The University of Chichester, Kingston University, University of Roehampton, and Royal Holloway University of London in collaboration with the Society for Dance Research present – ‘PoP Moves: Dancing the Politics of Pleasure’. The PoP [Performances of the Popular] Moves committee is now inviting submissions for the 2014 conference, which takes place at Royal Holloway, University […]

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Call for contributions for Dancing Economies: Currency, Value and Labour

Call for contributions for Dancing Economies: Currency, Value and Labour, 20 February 2015 Current performance scholarship has set into play certain discourses about post-Fordist labour practices, neoliberal economies and their relationship to affective labour. The term precarity has become a much cited cross-disciplinary concept. While some scholars address performance and its implications for the body, […]

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Call for papers: Dancing in the Shadow of the First World War

Call for papers: Dancing in the Shadow of the First World War, 29 November 2014 To mark the centenary of the outbreak of World War One, we are seeking papers that explore dancing during this period. Contributions to the symposium may consider any form of dancing (whether theatrical, social or traditional). To commemorate the far […]

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