We seek presentations, panels, and papers which focus on the theatre, dance, and performance as a reflection of popular and/or American culture. Suggested topics include, but are not limited to:
*Dramatic literature and theory
*Theory and practice of dramaturgy
*Actors and Acting
*Stagecraft and design
*The business of theatre
*Directors and Directing Theory
*Theatre and other disciplines
*Theatre and ritual
*Theatre/performance and media
*Performance art and solo performance
*The histories, theories, and practices of performance studies
*Dance, dance history, and dance culture(s).
The MAPACA 2010 CONFERENCE will be held October 28-31 in suburban Washington DC (Alexandria, VA). Deadline for submissions (one-page abstract) is June 15. Please visit http://www.mapaca.net for more information on the conference and contact info for other area chairs.
Send Theatre/Dance/Performance studies inquiries (for papers or panels) to Jason.Davids.Scott@asu.edu.
MAPACA welcomes the participation of graduate students and advanced undergraduate scholars.
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