Performance Studies Focus Group at ATHE Pre-Conference
Wednesday, August 2 and Thursday, August 3, 2017
Las Vegas, NV
The pre-conference will address the broad theme of “Spectacle” through the lens of performance studies and the ongoing themes and debates in the and across the field. Rebecca Schneider will be the keynote speaker for the pre-conference and will frame our conversations with a talk entitled: “Intrainanimation: Shipping, Star Trekking, and Breaking Out of Orbit in Las Vegas.
” The pre-conference will feature plenaries, working groups, and critical and performative interventions into our Las Vegas setting.
Curated by Michelle Liu Carriger & Eero Laine