Performing Arts Research Forum

The Research Forum is an informal setting where our faculty, graduate students, cross-appointed faculty and visiting scholars present research in progress.  Sessions take place on selected Thursdays at 12:00 noon in Arts Centre Room 409.

Fall 2018 Schedule

September 6

Kip Pegley
Queens University
Musical Violence Post 9/11: Rethinking Samuel Barber’s Adagio for Strings

October 4

David Nicol

The Immediate Re-Entrance: a Disparaged Stage Device in Jacobean Drama

October 11

Jerry White

The Italian Roots of Third Cinema

October 18
Jure Gantar

Autobiographical Elements in Eighteenth-Century Comedy

October 25
Schroeder Lecture

Guy Livingston

Architecture of Music, Architecture of Silence: Music and Buildings since Medieval Times

November 1

Jérôme Blais

An Update on Mouvance, a Multimedia Show with Soprano Suzie Leblanc

November 8

Estelle Joubert

Visualizing Operatic Fame

November 15


No presentation

November 22

Roberta Barker

'There’s Dicke Robinson': In Search of an Early Modern Boy Actress

November 29

Jennifer Bain

What Can a Manuscript Fragment Tell Us?