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Coordination and convenership of the group to 2013-14

Prof. Scott Palmer Lecturer in Scenography & Deputy Head of School,
School of Performance and Cultural Industries,
Faculty of Performance, Visual Arts & Communications, University of Leeds
s.d.palmer <’at’ sign> leeds.ac.uk

Professor David Vivian  MFA, ENTC/NTSC, ADC, APASQ
Associate Professor and Scenographer,
Chair, Department of Dramatic Arts
Past Director, Centre for Studies in Arts and Culture
Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts, Brock University
dvivian <’at’ sign> brocku.ca

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Recent conveners include:

Dr. Dominika Larionow (University of Lodz, Poland)
larionow <’at’ sign> gazeta.pl

Dr. Valerie Kaneko Lucas (Regent’s College London and Society for Theatre Research, GB)
lucasv <’at’ sign> regents.ac.uk

(Conveners are elected for a three-year term and subject to re-election for a total five-year term.  Elections should be staggered to maintain planning momentum and continuity.)

In each year, two members of the coordinating team are identified as Convenors for the purposes of the IFTR website. The designations will rotate annually. The responsibilities are however shared by all three members of the team.

  • the meeting of the SWG in Warwick (GB) (July 18-August 01, 2014)
    will be coordinated by Professors Scott Palmer (UK) and David Vivian (CA)
  • the meeting of the SWG in Barcelona (ES) (July 22-26, 2013)
    will be coordinated by Professor David Vivian (CA) and the other convenors
  • the meeting of the SWG in Prague (CZ) (October 19-21, 2012)
    was coordinated by Dr. Irene Eynat-Confino (IL) with Dr. Dominika Larionow (PL) and Dr. Valerie Kaneko Lucas (GB)
  • the SWG did not meet in Santiago (CL) (July 22-28, 2012)
  • the meeting of the SWG in Osaka (JP) (August 7-12, 2011)
    was coordinated by Dr. Valerie Kaneko Lucas (GB)
  • the meeting of the SWG in Prague (CZ) (June 16-26, 2011)
    was coordinated by Professor David Vivian (CA)
  • the meeting of the SWG in Munich (DE) (June 26-31, 2010)
    was coordinated by David Vivian (CA)
  • the meeting of the SWG in London (GB) (June, 2010)
    was coordinated by Dr. Valerie Kaneko Lucas (GB)
  • the meeting of the SWG in Lisbon (PT) (July 12-18, 2009)
    was coordinated by Professor David Vivian (CA)
  • the meeting of the SWG in Seoul (KR) (July 14-19, 2008)
    was coordinated by Dr. Valerie Kaneko Lucas (GB)
  • the meeting of the SWG in Prague (CZ) (June 17-19, 2007)
    was coordinated by Dr. Dominika Larionow (PL) and Professor David Vivian (CA)
  • the SWG did not meet in Stellenbosch (ZA) (July 10-14, 2007)