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THE BUTOH BOOK is being exhibited at Kunsthøgskolen i Oslo (KHiO) from the 9th March till the 31st March 2020.
HOLD THE DATE:
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CALL FOR PAPERS for the International Butoh Dance Conference in Oslo, 21-24 November 2019
We welcome proposals for 20 minutes individual presentations. Submissions should draw from interdisciplinary perspectives that integrate theory and practice of Butoh dance to bring innovative ways of artistic and social expressions. Potential points of entry include, but are not limited to:
- globalisation and intercultural Butoh work
- the reach of Butoh "techniques" which go beyond the dance form
- inter-, trans- and multi-disciplinary Butoh practice
- new sites for Butoh dance
- practice-based Butoh research
Please send a 300-word abstract, along with a short biography and indication of the format of your proposed presentation by ⚠️ Friday, 12th April 2019. Presentations may include performance or alternative elements requiring minimal technical support. For all selected participants, a final paper of 3,000 words will be requested by Friday, 30th August. For further enquiries and for the submission of abstracts, please contact the conference organising committee via email:
Additional information regarding registration and accommodation will be posted closer to the time.
A letter of invitation will be provided to accepted presenters to help with securing any funding and/or visas that may be required for ensuring their participation in the conference.