EventsView IICSI Events only
- This event has passed.
Conference: Leeds Dance Conference, Leeds UK
May 21, 2015 - May 22, 2015
Improvisation in Dance: A Philosophical Perspective Conference takes place at the University of Leeds, 21-22 May 2015. It is an interdisciplinary and participatory conference on the philosophical issues raised by dance improvisation: “… by integrating the scholarly and academic perspective (both in philosophy and dance studies) with the practitioners’ experience and viewpoint. To this end, [the] conference will incorporate traditional academic talks along with practical and performance elements.” Keynote speakers will include Renee Conroy, Vida Midgelow, and Barbara Montero. There will also be presentations by Carla Bagnoli, Louise Douse, Ian Heckman, Sherri Irvin, Donnchadh O’Conaill, and Rebecca Stancliff.