Publications and Archive

Since its inception in 1982 the Society for Dance Research has published a scholarly journal Dance Research, newsletters, and collected and stored information on many of its conferences, seminars and educational events.  How to access these resources is noted separately below:

SDR Publications

Dance Research

Dance Research, the Society’s peer-reviewed journal, has been in publication since 1982.  Two journals are published annually, and contain articles and book reviews which reflect the range of members’ interests. Direct access to all Dance Research issues and its new bi-annual issue is available when you become a member of the Society.  For more information please visit the Dance Research page.


Issued twice a year, the Society for Dance Research Newsletter reports on SDR events and members’ research and lists conferences in the UK and abroad.

Conference Proceedings

Further information on previous SDR conferences and conference proceedings are available here.