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Helsinki University 3rd Symposium: Shifting Dialogues III – Documenting Asian Art and Performance.

December 3, 2014 - 00:00-December 5, 2014 - 00:00

The Asian Art and Performance Consortium (AAPC) of the Academy of Fine Arts (Kuva) and the Finnish Theatre Academy (Teak) of the University of the Arts Helsinki will jointly host a symposium focused on documenting and archiving Asian and trans-cultural performance and fine arts. This is the third and final symposium organized under the Shifting Dialogues – Asian Performance and Fine Arts research project, funded by the Academy of Finland in 2011-2014. 
 
Issues that will be raised at the symposium include embodied, iconographic and electronic transfer of performance traditions in Asia related to live performance and traditional pedagogies. These include the use of moving image, photography, web-based presence and new media, historical and theoretical writings, the construction of archives, museums and libraries. 
 
The symposium and pre-conference events are free of charge but advance registration is required from all participants.  Registration page with a link to the symposium programme will open on October 15, 2014 and close on November 20, Here: https://www.lyyti.fi/reg/Shifting_Dialogues_2014registration_5641
 
Keynotes 
 
Rustom Bharucha
Reflections on the Broom: Problems of Documentation in Oral History, Grassroots Museology and Documentary Cinema’
 
Marion D’Cruz:
Body as Archive – Making of “Gostan Forward”        
 
Boris Nieslony:
Archive as an Event.Movement is everything, just!
 
For program and more information: Here
 
Helsinki University 3rd Symposium: Shifting Dialogues III – Documenting Asian Art and Performance.

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December 3, 2014 - 00:00
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December 5, 2014 - 00:00