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UQ DRAMA CREATIVE FELLOWSHIP ~ Research Roundtable

22 March 2019 4:30pm6:00pm
Participants: Katalin Trencsényi, Bernadette Cochrane, Stephen Carleton, and Kathryn Kelly
Dr. Katalin Trencsényi

UQ DRAMA CREATIVE FELLOW 2019 ~ Dr. Katalin Trencsényi

20 March 2019 6:00pm7:30pm
This public lecture by internationally renowned dramaturg and researcher Katalin Trencsényi will examine this on two levels: micro-dramaturgy (the level of individual performance-making), and macro-dramaturgy (institutional processes).
Heart-to-Heart Conversation with Laura Nsengiyumva and Monique Mbeka Phoba, Contour Biennale 9: Coltan as Cotton / The Waxing Crescent Moon Phase, January 2019, photo by Lavinia Wouters.

On the Necessity of Transforming One's Practice

2 March 2019 10:30am11:30am
Talk by Paris-based curator, editor and writer Nataša Petrešin-Bachelez, co-presented with the University of Queensland's School of Languages & Cultures and School of Communication & Arts.

The Culture of Surveillance

18 February 2019 4:00pm5:00pm
In this talk Lyon presents key arguments from his most recent book The Culture of Surveillance: Watching as a way of life. In this book he examines how surveillance is not only something ‘done to us’ – it is something we do in everyday life. He focuses on our varied, mundane experiences of surveillance, insisting that it is time to stop using Orwellian metaphors and find ones suited to twenty-first-century surveillance. Lyon argues that the culture of surveillance may help to domesticate and naturalise surveillance of unwelcome kinds, and considers which kinds of surveillance might be fostered for the common good and human flourishing.

Vanguard Theatre Festival

24 October 2018 7:30pm26 October 2018 11:00pm
New Directors, New Plays, New Work
Three nights of new theatre

2018 WiP Conference - Monsters: What have we created?

25 September 2018 9:30am26 September 2018 8:00pm

2018 Lloyd Davis Memorial Public Lecture: Shakespeare and Statistics

12 September 2018 6:00pm7:30pm
Shakespeare and statistics is not an obvious pairing, but digital texts of his plays and poems are now widely available, and scholars are getting used to analysing them with computers.

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