Critical Encounters is an innovative series of lectures, workshops, presentations given by leading scholars and artists in the fields of music, dance, drama and fine art. The free lectures take place at the Lincoln School of Performing Arts and are open to students, staff and members of the public.  Please note that certain workshops are for restricted audience.

The 2018-19 lecture series include the following talks (see full list and abstracts):

Wednesday 17 October
Hearing Hubbard: Charisma, Ethics and Musical Practice in the Church of Scientology
Dr Tom Wagner

Wednesday 31 October
Rehearsals of the Weird: Julia Bardsley’s Almost the Same (feral rehearsals for violent acts of culture)
Eirini Kartsaki

Wednesday 30 January
Being in the Midst: Per-forming Thinking-in-Action
Emma Cocker

Wednesday 6 February
Andrew Poppy

Wednesday 13 February
Dr Andy Smith

Wednesday 20 February
Addressivity in Online Platforms
Dr Emily Rosamund

Wednesday 27 February
Selma Dimitrijevic

Wednesday 13 March
Jeremy Millar

Critical Encounters Curators 2018-19: Dr Jacqueline Bolton, Dr Cassandre Balosso-Bardin, Dr Steve Klee, Dr Andrew Bracy

Lincoln School of Performing ArtsThe University of Lincoln.