What’s in a Name?

A symposium presented by TIN, an international research group for improvisation at Middlesex University

Friday 23rd & Saturday 24th Oct, 2015

Keynote Presentations: David Toop (Professor of Audio Culture and Improvisation), Sondra Fraleigh (Professor emeritus and Dance Artist/Writer) and Gary Peters (Professor of Critical and Cultural Theory)

Improvisers: Vida Midgelow, Robert Vesty, Helen Kindred, Jonathan Impett, Pete Gomes, Susanne Martin, Eduardo Rosa, Magdalen Radlowska & Benjamin Dwyer

Please include the following when submitting a proposal:
Name(s) of contributors
Email contact address
Title of proposal
Indication of presentation type (NB. papers will generally be 20mins duration and workshops approx. 1.5 hours)
Outline proposal (250 words max)
Indication of any technical or space requirements (NB due to the nature of the event we are not able to offer technical support for full scale performances).

Key dates for the conference:
Deadline for the submission of proposals: 3rd Sept 2015
Notification of acceptance: 20th Sept 2015
Registration opens: 3rd Sept 2015

Proposals should be submitted to Mita Vaghji: m.vaghji@mdx.ac.uk

Registration fees:
£75 (waged/ institution) and £45 (unwaged/freelance artist/student)

(NB. All presenters need to register)

Informal inquiries can be directed to the conference conveners:
Vida Midgelow: v.midgelow@mdx.ac.uk
Helen Kindred: h.kindred@mdx.ac.uk