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Performing Viral Pandemics?

Started by aha. Last reply by aha May 11. 2 Replies

Hi.Hopefully all is well!The shorty is a suggestion to start an online conversation group to elaborate questions from theCovid-19 oriented period and Performance Philosophy?eg. Intra-Active Virome?…Continue

We all have the same dream?

Started by Egemen Kalyon Apr 2. 0 Replies

Hello, "We all have the same dream" is my project that aims to create an archive from the dreams of our era and reinterpret Jung's "collective unconscious" concepts with performance and performing…Continue

Circus and Its Others 2020, UC Davis CFP

Started by Ante Ursic Mar 15. 0 Replies

Circus and its Others 2020November 12-15University of California, DavisRevised Proposal Deadline: April 15, 2020Launched in 2014, the Circus and its Others research project explores the ways in which…Continue

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"Further Evidence on the Meaning of Musical Performance" Working Paper

Posted by Phillip Cartwright on January 15, 2020 at 21:28 0 Comments

Karolina Nevoina and I are pleased to announce availability of our working paper, "Further Evidence on the Meaning of Musical Performance". Special thanks to Professor Aaron Williamon and the Royal College of Music, Centre for Performance Science.…


Division of Labor - Denis Beaubois

Posted by Gabrielle Senza on February 23, 2018 at 0:36 0 Comments

I just came across Denis Beaubois, an Australian multidisciplinary artist whose work, Currency - Division of Labor might be of interest to researchers here.

It is a series of video/performance works that use the division of labor model in capitalism as a structural tool for performance.

From his website:

The Division of labour work explores…



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Matthias Mueller is now a member of Performance Philosophy
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Leverhulme Trust International Academic Fellowship University of Łódź Poland 2028/19
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Anirban Kumar posted a blog post


(Fig. i)*Smolded through ages, as a lifeless formColorful but yet chaoticBorn but yet symbioticCaged in green lush, as a unique uniformAt the stroke of creator's fulgarationMorbid smolder of chalk poursOver the meadow of mountain in scoresAs if planted in time, through curator’s dilationLets take an example. On the bus route (Flixbus) from Berlin to Venice near northern…See More
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Performance Philosophy (in) Germany//German Researchers-Artists-Teachers

A place for performative philosophers, performative social scientists, performative thinkers and researchers of all kinds who live in, come from or work in Germany to connect and get to know each other('s work)See More
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Performing Ecology

The central concern of this group is the question of ecological existence: how does one inhabit, consciously, ecological being? How might we engage the unfolding ecological crisis through philosophy and performance in ways that are efficacious, transformative?See More
May 12
aha replied to aha's discussion Performing Viral Pandemics?
"Hello Ingrid, Hope this finds you well! Virus and performance? The general view that, I think, seems to offer a performative take, perspective, on virome and how the viruses have frictions with bodies they come to inhabit may allow slightly less…"
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General Humanity replied to aha's discussion Performing Viral Pandemics?
"Hello Aha, interesting suggestion. intra-action is sth i relate to, and I was just reading up on the human virome and proviruses (although wikipedia really is not to be trusted as an unbiased source of information especially with regard to COVID19…"
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TaPRA Theatre Performance & Philosophy

The focus of the group’s activity is the examination of any aspect of theatre and performance through philosophical frameworks. Ever since Aristotle’s Poetics in the West, and Natyashastra in what is now South Asia, philosophy has played a major role in relation to theatre, both in explaining the phenomena associated with theatre and in influencing theatre practice and theory. Besides examining the often overlooked historical links between philosophy and theatre in the works and plays of given…See More
May 5
Roberto Sanchez-Pierola joined Clara Armand's group

Intermedial Performance

This group will discuss a range of intermedial possibilities, transformations and/or issues at the interart juncture of live and recorded performance. We shall open up a forum to discuss the communicative systems of a range of art forms, which interact within the medium of performance. A media-saturated world has inevitably transformed traditional notions of performance and has inspired new perspectives and aspects of performance theory. The whole framing act of communication has been brought…See More
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