[photo: UCRisDancing2013 by Jonathan Godoy]

Conference 2013: Decentering Dance Studies: Moving In New Global Orders

The Society of Dance History Scholars (SDHS) and
the Congress on Research in Dance (CORD)

Riverside, California,
November 14–17, 2013

Hosted by the University of California at Riverside

In conjunction with the Congress on Research in Dance (CORD), SDHS will host a second joint conference in 2013, in addition to the joint NOFOD/SDHS conference in Trondheim, Norway (June, 2013). This joint CORD/SDHS conference will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the University of California at Riverside’s PhD program in Critical Dance Studies.

The e-mail address for inquiries about the conference is cordsdhs2013@sdhs.org.

Conference Program Committee

  • Yatin Lin (SDHS), co-chair
  • Priya Srinivasan (CORD), co-chair
  • Russ Patrick P. Alcedo (SDHS)
  • Melissa Blanco Borelli (SDHS)
  • Anusha Kedhar (CORD)
  • Diyah Larasati (SDHS)
  • Royona Mitra (SDHS)
  • Rebecca Rossen (CORD)
  • Katerina Teaiwa (CORD)
  • Yutian Wong (CORD)

Photo: Jonathan Godoy

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 2015 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...

  • 2018 DSA Inaugural Conference
    Contra: Dance & Conflict
    July 5-8, 2018
    The University of Malta, Valetta, Malta
    Click here for the Call for Proposals

SDHS announces this year’s award recipients. Awards will be presented at the SDHS/CORD conference.

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

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