Heavenly Acts II. Our next symposium, ‘Language, Performance and Identity in Faith Contexts’, takes place on Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 March 2016 at the University of Roehampton in London.
A public event showcasing local and regional faith-oriented performances takes place on Friday September 11 at the University of Sheffield. It takes place in the Students’ Union Auditorium and starts at 6pm. Here is the flyer.
The first symposium of the Heavenly Acts project, The Acquisition of Performance Practices, takes place next weekend, Friday 11th and Saturday 12 September, at the University of Sheffield. Here is the Programme.
Here are some of the presentations:
The latest issue (April 2015) of the journal Language in Society has a range of articles devoted to language and performance.
I am pleased to announce that Anna Glukhanyuk from Ekaterinburg State Drama School in Russia is now part of the Heavenly Acts network.
This October 2015 conference may be of interest.
The September symposium is now also on the Sociolinguistic Events Calendar: http://baal.org.uk/slxevents.html.
Dr Rupert Till of the University of Huddersfield has been added to the network.
See Phyllis Chew’s page for a video on dragon performances in Singapore.