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Program of Asian Theatre WG

9July, 9:0010:30      Theatre in Exile,  Chair Mitsuya Mori

Tsu-Chung Su, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan

Qibla—A Neverending Story of Migration

 

Meewon Lee, Korean National University of Arts, South Korea

The representative Korean-American Diaspora playwrights

 

Hyunshik Ju, Kyonggi University, South Korea

North Korean Defectors and a Theatre of hospitality

 

9July, 11:0012:30    Theatre in Asian Politics,  Chair Yasushi Nagata

Sir Anril Pineda Tiatco, University of the Philippines, Philippines

Revolution, Documentation, Condemnation: Toward a Genealogy of Political Theatre on the Manila Stage

 

Jessica Yeung, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong

A Pan-Asian Peoples Theatre about the Pan-Asian Histories: The Works of Augustine Chiu-yu Mok, Hong Kongs most Famous Anarchist Dramatist

 

Jung-joo Choi, South Korea

The Encounter of Japanese experimental theatre with Korean Contemporary Theatre as in Kim Sujin, Oh Taesok, and Goh Sunwung
 

 

10 July, 14:0015:30 ③  Japanese Regional theatre,  Chair Mitsuya Mori

Kei Hibino, Seikei University, Japan

Theatre That Holds the Self-Reflective Mirror up to Nature: Japanese Local Amateur Theatre Reconsidered

 

Tomoko Goto, Tottori University, Japan

Potentials of Amateur Theater Production in Super Aging Society: A Case Study on Theater Activities by the Elderly
 

11 July, 14:0015:30  Tradition and Contemporary, Chair Hayato Kosuge

Michael Ingham, Lingnan University, Hong Kong,  Kaoru Nakao, Osaka University, Japan

Off, off, you lendings! Come. Unbutton here”: The divestment of authority and the cultivation of hope in Makoto Sato’s reincarnation of Lear with Mügen Nōh elements

 

Wei Feng, Shandong University, China

‘Nothing’ Reshaped: Eugène Ionesco’s The Chairs in Classical Chinese Theatre

 

Balakrishna Pillai Anandha Krishnan, University of Hyderabad, India

Classics in Post colonial Indian theatre

 

12 July, 9:0010:30 Asian Diversity,   Chair Anna Thuring

Sebnem Sozer Ozdemir, Duzce University, Turkey

The Aesthetics of Meşk: An Analysis of the Mode of Transmission in Traditional Performing Arts of Turkey

Ursala Maya Tangeberg, Swiss

The World and the Word in two Hands

 

12 July, 16:0017:30  ⑥ Asian Theatre in Memories  Chair Meewon Lee

Anna Thuring, University of Arts Helsinki, Finland

Between East and West? Changing Reception of Asian Performances in Finland

 

Yasushi Nagata, Osaka University, Japan

Representation of Manchuria in Japanese Post War Plays

 

Ravi Chatruverdi, Manipal University, India

King Lear's Migration from Tragedy to Happy Ending &Possibilities of intra-cultural (de)rooting

 

General Discussion: Future of Asian Theatre WG