Visiting Professorship: Mark Fleishman from University of Cape Town
The Dept. of Theatre Studies at the UvA is pleased to have Prof. Dr. Mark Fleishman, Dept. of Drama, University of Cape Town as visiting Professor in the month of October 2016.
Dr. Fleishman’s visit will facilitate the planning and development of both postgraduate teaching in the Dual MA International Dramaturgy Programme as well as research cooperation between Amsterdam and Cape Town.
Sruti Bala and Kati Röttger are research collaborators in a transnational research project on Cultural Translation in Theatre and Performance, led by Dr. Fleishman. His visit coincides with a symposium organised by the Theatre Studies Dept. on 11-12 October 2016 in collaboration with Frascati Theatre, Amsterdam Centre for Globalisation Studies and Netherlands Institute for Cultural Analysis.
Further, Dr. Fleishman will be participating in a seminar in the Amsterdam Heritage and Memory public event series on 13 October 2016, on ‘the Dramaturgies of Whiteness’.