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UK TaPRA Conference 2013: Postgraduate Bursaries

TaPRA Conference 2013:

Postgraduate Bursaries TaPRA is offering ten postgraduate bursaries for the 2013 TaPRA conference hosted by the University of Glasgow and the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Please note that the bursaries cover the conference fee and a year’s TaPRA membership, but not accommodation. Applicants must belong to a TaPRA Working Group, and have had a paper accepted for this year’s conference. Priority will be given to students in the final two years of their PhD, and those who have not received a previous TaPRA bursary.

Applications should include: 1. A Curriculum Vitae 2. A case for subvention (200 words) 3. Abstract for proposed paper (300 words) 4. Statement of support from supervisor or other appropriate member of HEI (e.g. Postgraduate Officer). This should be brief but indicate significance of contribution to TaPRA for student.

Applications should be sent to Dr Hayley Bradley, either by email to [email protected] or in hard copy to: Dr Hayley Bradley SL20 Martin Harris Centre for Music & Drama School of Arts, Languages & Cultures University of Manchester Oxford Road Manchester M13 9PL UK.

Applications must arrive by 21 June 2013. Successful applicants will be informed by 28 June 2013.

Applicants are advised that they should not pay their conference fee and subscription until they have heard the result of the competition. TaPRA will pay the bursary directly to the host university.

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Caden Manson is a director, media artist, and teacher. He is co-founder of the media ensemble and network, blog, and publisher, He has co-created, directed, video- and set designed 18 Big Art Group productions. Manson has shown video installations in Austria, Germany, NYC, and Portland; performed PAIN KILLER in Berlin, Singapore and Vietnam; Taught in Berlin, Rome, Paris, Montreal, NYC, and Bern; the ensemble has been co-produced by the Vienna Festival, Festival d’Automne a Paris, Hebbel Am Ufer, Rome’s La Vie de Festival, PS122, and Wexner Center for The Arts. Caden is a 2001 Foundation For Contemporary Art Fellow, is a 2002 Pew Fellow and a 2011 MacDowell Fellow. Writing has been published in PAJ, Theater Magazine, and Theater der Zeit. Caden is currently an associate professor and graduate directing option coordinator of The John Wells Directing Program at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Drama.

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