The 50th International Congress on Medieval Studies - Kalamazoo

Conference: 
ICMS - Kalamazoo

Finding Sources: Play Texts and Archives 

Thursday, May 14, 10:00 a.m. Session 30. Bernhard 106.

Organizer: Alexandra F. Johnston, Records of Early English Drama, and Matthew Sergi, Records of Early English Drama

Presider: David N. Klausner, Univ. of Toronto

REED: The Last Fifty Years

Alexandra F. Johnston

REED: The Next Fifty Years

Matthew Sergi

The Macro Plays in Georgian England

Gail McMurray Gibson, Davidson College

Respondent: Matthieu Bonicel, Bibliothèque nationale de France

 

 

The Production of the Medieval Play (A Roundtable) 

Co-sponsored by the Medieval Institute and the Medieval and Renaissance Drama Society (MRDS) 

Thursday, May 14, 1:30 p.m. Brown & Gold Room, Bernhard Center

Organizer: Jesse D. Hurlbut, Medieval and Renaissance Drama Society

Presider: Theresa Coletti, Univ. of Maryland

A roundtable discussion with Alexandra F. Johnston, Records of Early English Drama; Robert L. A. Clark, Kansas State Univ.; Jill Stevenson, Marymount Manhattan College; Susannah Crowder, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY; and Martin Walsh, Univ. of Michigan–Ann Arbor, with an epilogue from David Bevington, Univ. of Chicago.

 

 

Expanding the Canon: Period, Performance, and Pedagogy

Saturday, May 16, 10:00 a.m. Session 353. Fetzer 2020.

Organizer: Cameron Hunt McNabb, Southeastern Univ., and Frank M. Napolitano, Radford Univ.

Presider: Frank M. Napolitano and Cameron Hunt McNabb

E. K. Chambers: Patron Saint of the Expanded Canon

Kurt Schreyer, Univ. of Missouri–St. Louis

What the Accumulated Records Say about Performance Traditions in Early Suffolk

James Stokes, Univ. of Wisconsin–Stevens Point

Making the Case for “Appropriation”

Kathleen Ashley, Univ. of Southern Maine

Global Horizons: Expanding the Medieval Dramatic Canon

Jesse Njus, Tisch School of the Arts, New York Univ

 

 

Changing Scenes: Production Then and Production Now (A Roundtable)

Saturday, May 16, 1:30 p.m. Session 411. Fetzer 2020.

Organizer: Carolyn Coulson, Shenandoah Univ.

Presider: Clifford Davidson, Western Michigan Univ.

A roundtable discussion with Lofton L. Durham, Western Michigan Univ.; Kathleen Ashley, Univ. of Southern Maine; Kyle A. Thomas, Univ. of Illinois–UrbanaChampaign; and David N. Klausner, Univ. of Toronto.

 

 

Broadening the Horizons of Theater: Geography and Theory

Saturday, May 16, 3:30 p.m. Session 470. Fetzer 2020.

Organizer: Christopher Swift, New York City College of Technology, CUNY, and Susannah Crowder, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY

Presider: Christopher Swift and Susannah Crowder

Active Spaces: Representation and Performance at Maigrauge

Elina Gertsman, Case Western Reserve Univ.

Challenging Theater History: Cognitive Studies and Intermediality

Lofton L. Durham, Western Michigan Univ.

Performing the Caliphate of Córdoba: Theater and Historiography

Denise K. Filios, Univ. of Iowa

Respondent: Carol Symes, Univ. of Illinois–Urbana-Champaign