This is a general overview of the plan for the coming term. Things might/need to/will change as we get going and as other opportunities come up (or get in the way).
21 September 2015 | 09:00 La.008
Lecture: Simon Ellis – thinking about research and practice, overview of module, what is par?, blogs
28 September 2015 | 09:00 Mi.131
Workshop: Emilyn Claid – bodies and writing
Moving, describing, witnessing, noticing, interpreting, remembering, reflecting …
This studio-based workshop introduces different modes of writing from embodied practices. We will reflect on how interweaving interactions of writing and moving can initiate research themes.
writing is something profoundly more dynamic, active, fluid, and indeed mobile and ephemeral and uncontainable than it is usually perceived as being
– Allsop and Lepecki 2010, 2
5 October 2015 | 09:00 Mi.131
Lecture: Alys Longley – making and remaking in relation to documentation
12 October 2015 | 09:00 Mi.131
Workshop: Alys Longley and Simon Ellis – what next? Opening out, testing, playing and expanding your practice.
19 October 2015 | 09:00 Mi.131
Workshop: Emilyn Claid – Akimbo – A journey of ideas from micro to macro
In this workshop we will explore how a seemingly insignificant, embodied and familiar gesture becomes an initial source for extensive writings and choreographies, offering innumerable themes for research writing and performance.
26 October 2015 | 09:00 Mi.131
Initial presentations and feedback with Emilyn and Simon
2 November 2015
No meeting due to Reading Week.
9 November 2015 | 09:00 La.008
Lecture/seminar/tutorial: To be decided depending on student need
16 November 2015 | 09:00 La.008
Lecture: Hamish MacPherson – research and others
23 November 2015 | 09:00 Mi.131 and La.008
Tutorials: Group – discussing DPaR projects Simon (maybe)
30 November 2015 | 09:00 Mi.131 and La.008
Tutorial/Lecture/workshop depending on group’s needs
7 December 2015 | 9.00 to 18.00 Mi.131 (and other locations depending on students)
Further tutorials and feedback
11 December 2015 | 9.00 to 18.00 Mi.131