Confirmed keynote speakers: Christopher Balme, David Savran, Tadashi Uchino, Fiona Wilkie, Karen Tei Yamashita and Lucy Mae San Pablo Burns
For more information on programme and location visit the conference homepage.
CDE Award 2014:
CDE invites submissions for the CDE Award 2014 for outstanding research in the field of contemporary theatre and drama in English. Only recent
work - Dr/PhD theses or post-doctoral theses (Habilitationsschriften) completed in 2012 and 2013 - will be considered for the prize (up to 2,500 EUR). Deadline for submissions: December 31, 2013.
Further details about the award can be found here and on a flyer (PDF document). Pass it on!
Call for papers: Journal of Contemporary Drama in English 4.2 (2016):
For issue 4.2 of JCDE, we invite papers engaging in close readings of plays and also touch upon historical, political, formal, theoretical and methodological aspects of contemporary drama, theatre, and performance. Essays should be no longer than 8,000 words (including notes and bibliography) and should be formatted according to MLA style (7th edition, 2009). Deadline for issue 4.2 (2016) is 1 June 2016.
Essay Contributions should be sent to Prof. Dr. Martin Middeke: ().
Suggestions for Reviews should be sent to Prof. Dr. Christina Wald: ().
Further details about JCDE can be found here.
The 2013 CDE London Theatre Excursion, Nov 3 - Nov 8, 2013!
An extensive tour through the world of London's contemporary theatre and drama, designed especially for students working on a theatre-related MA or PhD project at a university in mainland Europe.
Deadline for applications: July 22, 2013. The flyer (PDF document) has details. (Pass it on!)
Announcing JCDE: Journal of Contemporary Drama in English,
an international journal published by De Gruyter with CDE from 2013!
The first issue is out! Read more about it and the journal's mission statement.