Semester 2: February to May 2011

Time: Tuesdays 5.00pm to 6.30pm

‘Research Encounters’ is a seminar series organised by Drama (Martin Harris Centre). The seminars provide an opportunity for staff and postgraduate students to debate key questions arising from their individual research.

8th February: F20

This year’s MA students speak to the theme of transformation in each of their different disciplines. Introduced by Jenny Hughes.

22nd February: F20

Lisa Newman: ‘We are all bleeding on the inside: corporeal generosity in the performances of Michael Mayhew, Ron Athey and Franko B.’

8th March: F20

Natasha Boojihawon and Zoe Zontou: ‘Documentary ‘Breaking the Cycle’ An Emerging Voices & Union Street Media Arts Production and Photography Exhibition’

22nd March: F20

Jenny Hughes and Simon Rudding: ‘Craft and resource in applied theatre practice and research’

3rd May: F20

Mole Westherall of Reckless Sleepers presents and discusses the work of the company

10th May: F20

       Mina Suder: ‘Asian American representational politics and/or stardom in contemporary film and television’

Shantel Ehrenberg ‘The Dancing Self/Other: the interaction and disjuncture between kinaesthesia and self-image’

To be added to the Research Encounters mail out please contact: