SDHS 2012 Conference Registration Rates
Conference Registration Rates:
Membership categoryEarly registration
(through May 15)
Late registration
(after May 15)*
Member**$ 175$ 225
Student/Retired Member$ 95$ 125
Non-member$ 235$ 260
Non-member Student$ 150$ 150

(Conference Fee includes Members' Award Luncheon on Friday, June 15.)

* Please register by June 8 to avoid delay at conference check-in.

** Members of CORD, DCA, or SCDS/SECD may register at the SDHS member rate.

Reminder: Membership in SDHS is required for all conference presenters.

To register by mail or fax, please use the pdf form available here. For online registration, click here.

Single-day registration is available at the following rates: Member: $90; Student/Retired Member: $50; Non-member: $120; Non-member student: $65. There is no early registration discount for single-day participants.

Refunds for registration payments are available until May 1, less a $50.00 administrative fee.

SDHS publications

Studies in Dance History SDHS’s monograph series, published by University of Wisconsin Press, answers a growing demand for works that provide fresh analytical perspectives on dancing, dancers, and dances in a global context. Read more...

[cover of 2014 Conversations] Issued yearly in early spring generally, Conversations Across the Field of Dance Studies reflects the dynamic and diverse membership of SDHS. We seek to bring you themes and debates current in the field of dance studies and the profession, alongside news from the international community of scholars in dance and related disciplines. Read more...


Conference 2015, Cut & Paste: Dance Advocacy in the Age of Austerity, a joint SDHS and CORD conference, will be held June 4–7, 2015 in Athens, Greece.


SDHS Board of Directors election runs April 1–15. All current SDHS members may vote. Please see the candidates' biographies and links to ballots.

Dance Chronicle announces Founding Editors’ Awards, honoring Barbara Palfy in 2015. Sponsored by Dance Chronicle and Routledge/Taylor & Francis

Conversations call for contributions: Dancing the African Diaspora. Guest Editors: Takiyah Nur Amin and Thomas F. DeFrantz

Updated 28 March: Upcoming events

Updated 15 March: Conference announcements and calls for papers

Updated 15 March: Job postings and opportunities for students

SDHS endorses MLA statement on learning another language

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