|Type of event:||Annual Conference|
|Description:||ACTS OF GATHERING. PERFORMING FUTURES. ROARING CHANGE.
Starting from here…
What do we leave behind?
What do we hold onto?
What do we play forward?
Shifting registers of performance
Challenging rehearsal practices
Moving margins to the centre
Welcomes and farewells
Making contact, encountering others
Rituals of hospitality and accommodation
Meetings – formats and procedures
Conversations – listening, speaking and turn-taking
Performing negotiation, seeking reconciliation
Critical communitas – arts of assembling
Recollections and projections
Lapses of attention, multiple distractions
Missteps, misfires and misdirections
Spaces of transformation
Communities of decision
Decolonising the future
‘Hope in the dark’
Visit the conference website at http://actsofgathering.org for details of the program.
The 2020 ADSA conference is convened by Theatre and Performance Studies in the School of the Arts and Media at UNSW Sydney, Australia, 1–4 December 2020.
Conference presenters must be members of ADSA. Become a member, or renew your membership, at https://www.adsa.edu.au/membership
For enquiries, contact: Jonathan Bollen, firstname.lastname@example.org.