Call for poster presentations – Young Scholars’ Forum EASTAP / EXTENDED Deadline : 4 December 2019

Call for poster presentations

At the third EASTAP conference in Bologna, EASTAP is proud to present its first Young Scholars’ Forum. The Forum aims to bring together PhD candidates and recent PhDs and give them the opportunity to present their research and their experiences to their peers and to senior scholars.

The Forum will be a platform for young researchers to present their research in an inviting dialogue setting. This way, the Forum aims to support young researchers both in research subject, research contexts, methodologies and research contacts.

The Young Scholars’ Forum welcomes poster presentations on any aspect of theatre studies, performance studies, dance studies, opera, puppetry, circus, etc. The Forum will provide high visibility for the research posters during the conference. Furthermore, participants to the Forum will hold a poster presentation in specific Forum panels that are easily accessible to all attendees of the conference. Also, the Young Scholars’ Forum will invite participants for specific research and leisure activities during the conference.



Application should include:

  • A cover letter, arguing why you want to take part in the Young Scholars’ Forum
  • An abstract of no more than 500 words.
  • A short biography of no more than 200 words.

These application documents should be sent as one PDF-file to



Application Deadline: 4 December 2019

Acceptance Notification:  15 December 2019


More information?

EASTAP contacts for the Young Scholars’ Forum:


Dr. Jeroen Coppens Stefania Lodi Rizzini