Traces from elsewhere: Nomadism, artistic identity and contemporary dance in Ireland
Roche, Jennifer (2015) Traces from elsewhere: Nomadism, artistic identity and contemporary dance in Ireland. In Atelier: European Dance House Network, 11-12 December 2015, Dance House, Dublin. (Unpublished)
This keynote presentation explores the connections between nomadism and artistic identity formation by interrogating the creativity that migration elicits and the narratives that surround it. It is further situated in the complex role that emigration has in Irish culture questioning whether contemporary dance in particular is emblematic of this socio-cultural phenomenon. These questions are anchored through descriptions of a creative project currently underway that draws together artists from Ireland and Australia to explore how we manage absence and presence in a globalized yet increasingly virtual world.
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|Item Type:||Conference Item (UNSPECIFIED)|
|Keywords:||Contemporary Dance, Nomadism, Ireland, Artistic Identity, Migration|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > PERFORMING ARTS AND CREATIVE WRITING (190400) > Dance (190403)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Past > Schools > School of Media, Entertainment & Creative Arts
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2015 The Author|
|Deposited On:||16 Mar 2016 00:30|
|Last Modified:||12 Jan 2017 00:53|
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