Transformative Aesthetics. African Theatres Crossing Borders

Jul 05, 2013 | 12:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Transformative Aesthetics

Transformative Aesthetics

Symposiumin honour of Erika Fischer-Lichte

(in English language)

 

12:00

Opening
Christel Weiler & Matthias Warstat (Freie Universität Berlin)

 

12:30

Domestication or Transformation: The Ideology of Theatre for Development
Jane Plastow (University of Leeds)

 

13:45

Sidestream vs Mainstream: Shifting the Centre in African Diasporic Theatre in the UK
Osita Okagbue (Goldsmiths, University of London)

 

14:45

Performance in Place of War
James Thompson (The University of Manchester)

 

16:30

Author Reading
Femi Osofisan (Author, Fellow Interweaving Performance Cultures)

 

17:15

Erika Fischer-Lichte
In Conversation with Kristin Flade & Torsten Jost (Freie Universität Berlin)

 

Time & Location

Jul 05, 2013 | 12:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Auditorium, Institut für Theaterwissenschaft, Grunewaldstr. 35, 12165 Berlin

Keywords

  • Transformative Aesthetics, African Theatre, Erika Fischer-Lichte, Osita Okagbue, Jane Plastow, James Thompson, Kristin Flade, Thorsten Jost, Interweaving Performative Cultures