WLLAWAW call for submissions

Posted by on May 19, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Submission flyer

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NEW ! Forthcoming volume with Palgrave Macmillan. Narrative & the Body

Posted by on May 10, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Barbara Sellers-Young and I are co-editing another volume for Palgrave Macmillan due out early 2019. This volume will have sixteen authors from five countries and seven cultures writing about narrative in performance from the standpoint of popular theatre, contemporary dance, circus, technology and activism. This volume is aimed at MA, MFA and PhD students in performance, circus, theatre and dance.

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Syncope: The absence of the female from social scape

Posted by on Sep 29, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

My PhD topic !  I hope will be finished March 2016. Here are a few thoughts in process. Syncope, the small death, the interval – represented as the porous wall, standing between self and world, suggests a removal of the conscious self and a liminal positioning of consciousness beyond the body. Sarah Bernhardt, French actress (1844 -1923) Grosz articulates her focus on the body as: …a social object, as a text to be marked, traced written upon by various regimes of the institutional (discursive and nondiscursive) power, as a series of linkages (or possibly activities) which form superficial or...

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