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AVBody: Symposium on the Audiovisual Body

Event date Event time Event location
09/06/2018 - 12/06/2018 10:00 am - 6:59 pm University of Huddersfield

AVBODY brings together practitioner-researchers working with digital media, dance tech, screendance, screen studies, experimental performance, performer training, visual anthropology, and other fields to examine relations between audiovisuality and embodiment in the contemporary moment.


Saturday, Sunday 9-10 June 2018

  • Making a Laboratory with the Judaica project
  • Two Trainers Prepare with Marie Hallager Andersen and Maria Kapsali
  • Afrofuturist Ancestral Movement and Rhythm with Nwando Ebizie


Monday, Tuesday 11-12 June 2018

Keynote speakers:

  • Catherine Grant, Professor of Digital Media and Screen Studies at Birkbeck, London
  • Nwando Ebizie, Performance Artist, Composer, Musician, London/Manchester, UK
  • Matej Matejka, Director of Studio Matejka, The Grotowski Institute, Poland
  • The Judaica Project: Ben Spatz, Nazlıhan Eda Erçin, and Agnieszka Mendel

Visit the AVBODY webpage for further information.

How to attend

The entrance fee is £100 which includes workshops, presentations, with coffee and lunch on 11-12 June 2018.

Visit www.store.hud.ac.uk/product-catalogue/conferences/media/avbody-symposium-on-the-audiovisual-body-june-2018 to book online.

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