Staging Stustainability : April 20-22, 2011 at York University

Call for Papers

The conference committee invites proposals for papers addressing the relationship between the cultural and environmental aspects of sustainability.

Potential topics and questions might include:

  • performance ecologies
  • green design for performance
  • theatre and eco-activism
  • How can the arts widen our perception of nature and our ability to experience, reflect and adapt to the environment?
  • What is the relationship between aesthetics and ethics in terms of our consideration of the environment?
  • How are cultural values expressed in rituals and public events creating a human ecology?

Proposals should include:

  • a 250-word abstract
  • presenter’s name & affiliation
  • mailing & email addresses

Please forward proposals to:

Ina Agastra, Executive Assistant to the Dean
Faculty of Fine Arts, York University
4700 Keele St. Toronto ON Canada M3J 1P3
ffadeanasst@yorku.ca

Submission deadline: September 1, 2010

3 thoughts on “Staging Stustainability : April 20-22, 2011 at York University

  1. Beth weinstein says:

    Is this a blind peer reviewed process for participation in the conference? And will there be a publication of papers presented?

    thanks

  2. Is this a blind peer reviewed process for participation in the conference? And will there be a publication of papers presented?

    thanks

    Regards, Kerri

  3. Ian Garrett says:

    The word from the organizers are that it is a blind peer review process. For more specific questions, please contact Ina Agastra at the contact in the posting. She’ll be happy to answer all of your questions!

    best,
    Ian Garrett

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