CONFERENCES

CDE’s annual conferences unite academics, teachers, students, playwrights, directors and other theatre practitioners for scholarly papers, workshops, drama performances and discussions.

2017 Reading

„Nation, Nationhood and Theatre“
Report • (Selected conference papers will be published in JCDE 6.1, 2018.)

2016 Eichstätt

„Theatre and Mobility“
Report • (Selected conference papers will be published in JCDE 5.1, 2017.)

2015 Barcelona

„Theatre and Spectatorship“
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(Selected conference papers are published in JCDE 4.1, 2016.)

2014 Hamburg

„Theatre and History: Cultural Transformations“
Report • Selected conference papers are published in JCDE 3.1, 2015.

2013 Prague (Charles University)

„Theatre and Politics: Theatre as Cultural Intervention“
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(Selected conference papers are published in JCDE 2.1, 2014.)

2012 Mühlheim/Ruhr (University of Bochum)

„Bodies on Stage“
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(Selected conference papers are published in JCDE 1.1, 2013.)

2011 Mainz

„Ethical Debates in Contemporary Theatre and Drama“
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2010 Paderborn

„Narrative in Drama“
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2009 Vienna

„Staging Interculturality“
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2008 Attendorn (University of Siegen)

„Adaptations: Performing across Media and Genres“
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2007 Heidelberg

„Non-Standard Forms of Contemporary Drama and Theatre“
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2006 Augsburg

„Drama and/after Postmodernism“
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2005 Bremen

„Mapping Uncertain Territories: Space and Place in Contemporary Theatre and Drama“
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2004 Vierzehnheiligen (University of Bamberg)

„Staging Displacement, Exile, and Diaspora“
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2003 Meissen (University of Dresden)

„Extending the Code: New Forms of Dramatic and Theatrical Expression“
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2002 Rothenfels (University of Würzburg)

„Global Challenges and Regional Responses in Contemporary Drama in English“
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2001 Vienna

„(Dis)Continuities: Trends and Traditions in Contemporary Theatre and Drama in English“
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2000 Bad Alexandersbad (University of Bayreuth)

„Crossing Borders: Intercultural Drama and Theatre at the Turn of the Millennium“
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1999 Rauischholzhausen (University of Giessen)

„Mediated Drama / Dramatized Media: From Boards to Screens to Cyberspace“
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1998 Leutersdorf (University of Mainz)

„Race and Religion in Contemporary Theatre and Drama in English“
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1997 Paderborn

„Anthropological Perspectives in/on Contemporary Theatre and Drama in English“
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1996 Blaubeuren (University of Tübingen)

„Beyond the Mainstream“
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1995 Dresden

„Drama and Reality“
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1994 Siegen

„Centres and Margins“
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1993 Siegen

„New Forms of Comedy“
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