Global Arts · Global Theatre History · Performance Studies · Publication · Theater international · Theatergeschichte · Theaterwissenschaft · Theatre History · Transnational History

Online Journal of Global Theatre History – Latest Issue Focuses on Brazil, Japan, and The Levant

  Brazil, Japan, Syria: The latest issue of the Journal of Global Theatre History takes its readers to different corners of the world, their theatre cultures and transnational exchanges about eras and genres. The chapters explore central facets of global theatre history and theatre in a global context: the influence of Western aesthetics and aspects…… Continue reading Online Journal of Global Theatre History – Latest Issue Focuses on Brazil, Japan, and The Levant

Global Theatre History · News · Performance Studies · Theater international · Theatergeschichte · Theaterwissenschaft · Theatre History · Transatlantic Cultural Exchange · Transnational History

New chapter out on Global Theatre History (in Middell (Ed.): Routledge Handbook of Transregional Studies)

The Routledge Handbook of Transregional Studies was published just in time for the end of the year. In a chapter of this handbook edited by German historian Matthias Middell, I describe the approaches and methodological challenges of Global Theatre History. I would like to take this opportunity to thank Forrest Kilimnik (Leipzig Centre for Area Studies),…… Continue reading New chapter out on Global Theatre History (in Middell (Ed.): Routledge Handbook of Transregional Studies)

Forscher-Freuden · Global Theatre History · Media History · News · Publikationen · Theater international · Theatergeschichte · Transatlantic Cultural Exchange · Transnational History · Vortrag, Public Talk

Neuer Termin! Theater über Ozeane – Vortrag mit Book Launch am 6. Februar 2019, IBZ München

Der für den 12. Dezember 2018 angesetzte Vortrag mit Book Launch musste wegen eines Trauerfalls in meiner Familie leider ausfallen. Der neue Termin ist 6. Februar 2019, 18:30h Internationales Begegnungszentrum  Amalienstraße 38, 80799 München Mittwoch, 6. Februar 2019, 18 Uhr 30. Um Anmeldung beim IBZ wird gebeten per e-mail an ibz-club@ibz-muenchen.de oder telefonisch 089 28 66…… Continue reading Neuer Termin! Theater über Ozeane – Vortrag mit Book Launch am 6. Februar 2019, IBZ München

European Theatre · Forscher-Freuden · Global Arts · Global Theatre History · Media History · News · Performance Studies · Publication · Theater international · Theatergeschichte · Theaterwissenschaft · Theatre History · Transatlantic Cultural Exchange · Transnational History

Globale Theatergeschichte schreiben – Ein Porträt im DFG-Magazin

Kunst darf alles, Theater ist grenzenlos. Wie aber schreibt man ihre Geschichte(n)? – Die performativen Künste aus einer transnationalen, transregionalen, transkulturellen Perspektive zu schreiben, scheint so offenkundig – wie es lange ein Desiderat blieb. Mit einem von der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) geförderten Reinhart Koselleck Projekt, “Global Theatre History”, das 2010 am Institut für Theaterwissenschaft der LMU…… Continue reading Globale Theatergeschichte schreiben – Ein Porträt im DFG-Magazin

Conferences / Symposia · European Theatre · Global Theatre History · Theater international · Theatergeschichte · Theatre History · Transatlantic Cultural Exchange · Transnational History · Vortrag, Public Talk

Conference Talk: ”The show business has gone all to pieces”. 11 July, #IFTR 2018

At this year’s world congress of the International Federation for Theatre Research (IFTR) in Belgrade, Serbia (9-13 July, 2018),  I will give a talk about “”The show business has gone all to pieces” – Theatrescapes, Mobility and Stasis during World War I.  In The Birth of the Modern World. A global history 1780-1914 (2008) the British…… Continue reading Conference Talk: ”The show business has gone all to pieces”. 11 July, #IFTR 2018

Conferences / Symposia · Developing Theatre · Philanthropy · Theatre History · Transnational History

Call for Papers: “Philanthropy, Development, and the Arts” (23-25 July, 2018)

From 23-25 July, 2018, our ERC funded project Developing Theatre will be hosting its first international conference with a special focus on Philanthropy, Development and the Arts: Histories and Theories. At the conference, we seek to interrogate the impact of philanthropy on the field of arts – visual arts, theatre, music, dance, opera, drama education, etc. –  between the 19th…… Continue reading Call for Papers: “Philanthropy, Development, and the Arts” (23-25 July, 2018)