Practice as Research Training Workshop

Practice as Research Training Workshop


9 December 2019 - 10 December 2019    
11:00 am - 13:00 pm

Event Type

This event will take place at Stage@Leeds, University of Leeds

Facilitated by: Professor Roberta Mock

Roberta Mock is Professor of Performance Studies and Director of the Doctoral College at the University of Plymouth. She is also the Chair of the Theatre & Performance Research Association (TaPRA). Roberta was a founding co-director of the AHRC-funded 3D3 Centre for Doctoral Training, which focuses solely on practice-led research in the digital arts, design and performance. Her theoretical, historical and practice research tends to explore gender, sexuality and the body in performance, with a particular interest in stand-up comedy and live art. 

This two-day training covers the following areas:

  • Situating Practice (as) Research
  • Disciplinarity, creative process and research methods
  • Knowledge generation vs knowledge sharing/presentation
  • Data and documentation
  • Collaboration and ethical considerations
  • Writing about/as practice

Day one will conclude with a roundtable on the theme of “Finding solutions to the challenges of a practice-research project”

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