CfP: 2020 NTU International Theatre Conference


This conference is calling for papers closely related to the central theme, “the Theatre of Our Time,” and its various surrounding leitmotifs listed below:

  1. the use of technology in theatre and its aesthetics
  2. the stagecraft and design: theory and practice
  3. theatre morphology and interdisciplinary theatre studies
  4. narrative and non-narrative theatre
  5. the zeitgeist of contemporary theatre
  6. the aesthetics of contemporary theatre
  7. contemporary perspectives on traditional theatre
  8. performance and social engagement
  9. methodology and theories of theatre studies: new insights

NTU International Theatre Conference, hosted by the Department of Drama and Theatre at National Taiwan University, is scheduled on Oct. 24th (Sat.) and 25th (Sun.), 2020. We invite scholars who are expert in or are interested in the topic to submit their abstracts. All presentations would be expected to be given in either Mandarin Chinese or English. The deadline for abstract submission is February 15th, 2020. The submission should include: 1) title; 2) abstract (600 words maximum in Chinese, 350 words maximum in English); 3) brief bio of 100 words; 4) contact information. Please email the submission to the conference organizer, HO-YI LIN, at The submitted abstracts will be reviewed and the results will be sent via email by the end of April, 2020.

Contact Info:

Sander Lee; PhD student; Department of Drama and Theatre
National Taiwan University

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