© 2019 Rachel Sweeney

August 2015   PSI2015 project: Fluid States - Performances of unKnowing
Tohoku, Japan ‘Beyond Contamination: Corporeality, Spirituality, and Pilgrimage in Northern Japan’ 

June 2013       'Body Topos' Online performance paper and workshop at Balance Unbalance International Conference, Queensland Australia

 

 

June 2013     ‘Staging Liquid Landscapes’ paper to be presented at Future Climate Dialogues - Aberystwyth Arts Centre

 

July 2013       ‘SKIN CITY: globalised spectatorship within immersive theatre practice’ – at Crisis, Civility, Imaginaries and Revolt: New Politics for the Global City?, Humanities Research Centre, Australian National University, Canberra.

 

April 2013      ‘Inscribing Writing’- a performative lecture for What is Performance Philosophy? Conference, University of Surrey, 

March 2013       ‘SandSkin | BloodWater: a performative lecture National World Water Day Symposium, (online)

Nov 2012        ‘Surface Tensions: mapping flood landscapes through motion’ Guest speaker at the Human Ecology Forum seminar series, Fenner School of Environmental Studies, Australian National University.

Nov 2012        ‘Staging the Logocentric Body: transcribing dance as utterance’ Guest Speaker at Phenomenology Studies Research Seminar Series at the Department of Performance Studies, University of Sydney.

Oct 2012         ‘Shifting States: translation, transmission and transformation in site based dance practice’. Seminar Series at Humanities Research Centre, Australian National University.

July 2012       ‘SandSkin | BloodWater: a dance ecology project’ at ‘Water: Image’ conference University of Plymouth, UK.

 

June 2012     ‘Fluid Motions: capturing performance in post flood landscapes’. Performance Studies International PSI18, University of Leeds, UK.

 

July 2011        ‘Butoh and the Politics of Pain’ research paper at Australasian Association for Theatre Drama and Performance Studies Conference, Transcultural. Transnational. Transformation: seeing, writing and reading performance across cultures, Monash University, Australia.

http://artsonline.monash.edu.au/film-tv/transcultural-transnational-transformation-seeing-writing-and-reading-performance-across-cultures-2011/

 

July2009         ‘Distilling Principles’, Orr& Sweeney research paper at Australasian Association for Theatre Drama and Performance Studies Conference, ‘Boom or Bust: Economies of production & exchange in theatre, performance & culture’, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.