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Gendered Citizenship and Performance: Final Conference


Tuesday 5 Jan

10.00-11.15 Welcome: Nicolas Whybrow (Warwick)
Keynote 1:

Chair: Janelle Reinelt (Warwick)
Jenny Hughes (Univ. of Manchester) and Carran Waterfield (Triangle Theatre):

Sing for your Supper: Pauperism, Performance and Survival

11.30-1.00 Panel 1: Human Trafficking

Chair: Jim Davis (Warwick)
Janelle Reinelt (Univ. of Warwick): Is a Trafficked Woman a Citizen?

Sohini Chakraborty (Kolkata Sanved): Dance Movement Therapy and Psycho-social Rehabilitation: Model Sampoornata

Urmimala Sarkar (JNU): Putting Pieces Together: Mapping Recovery for Survivors of Sexual Violence
1.00-2.00 Lunch
2.00-3.30 Workshop 1: Cardboard Citizens Chair: Silvija Jestrovic (Warwick)

3.45-5.15 Panel 2: National Figures in Performance Chair: Samik Bandyopadhyay (JNU)
Anuradha Kapur (Ambedkar Univ.): Traversing the Site : 409 Ramkinkars
Elaine Aston (Univ. of Lancaster): ‘India Unmasked' - Anupama Chandrasekhar's Acid
Yvette Hutchison (Warwick): Aesthetics of Embodied Activism: Contemporary South African Women

5.15-6.30 Keynote 2: Chair: Bishnupriya Dutt (JNU)
Emma Cox (Royal Holloway) Irregularity: Performing Volitional Noncitizenship'.
6.30-8.00 Conference Dinner
8.00-10.30 Solo Performances:
Internal Terrains (Natasha Davis, Warwick)
The House (Carran Waterfield, Triangle Theatre)

Wednesday 6 Jan
9.00-10.15 Keynote 3: Chair: Mike Saward (Warwick)
Anupama Roy (JNU): 'Polyrhythms of Citizenship
10.30-12.00 Workshop 2: Ice and Fire Chair: Maggie Inchley (Queen Mary)

12.00-1.30 Panel 3: Citizens’ Encounters Chair: Aoife Monks (Queen Mary)
Maria Estrada-Fuentes (Univ. of Warwick): Towards an ethics of care: Creative approaches to Ex-combatants' Reintegration in Colombia
Silvija Jestrovic (Univ. of Warwick): Murderous Maid: Jean Genet’s The Maids and Domestic Migrants Workers in Saudi Arabia
Susan Haedicke (Univ. of Warwick): The ‘Glasgow Girls’: Many Faces of Child Asylum Seekers

1.30-2.30 Lunch Break
2.30-3.30 Panel 4: Chair: Urmimala Sarkar (JNU)
Milija Gluhovic (Warwick): Citizenship and Religion in these Times
A.P. Rajaram (JNU) Remembering Sadir: Reclaiming Presence

3.45-5.30 Panel Discussion on Ethics and Negotiation with Government, Funders, and other interested groups: Chair: Janelle Reinelt (Warwick)
Members from Ice and Fire, Cardboard Citizens, Natasha Davis, Sohini Chakraborty, Carran Waterfield
5.30-6.30 And in Closing:
Bishnupriya Dutt (JNU) and Shrinkhla Sahai (JNU) Respond to the Conference
6.30 Closing Reception (Food and Wine)

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