The Graduate Program in Theatre & Performance Studies (York University), Centre for Imaginative Ethnography, and Sensorium – Centre for Digital Arts and Technology cordially invite you to attend our 2020 graduate conference, Imagining Differently: Research-Creation Practices in Urgent Times. We are honoured to welcome artist and academic Dr. Natalie Loveless as our keynote speaker.


There will be a roundtable with Dr. Loveless that will be held on March 29th with a limit of 12 participants. Please RSVP to if interested, spots will be given on a first come, first served basis.


When: March 28 and 29, 2020 

Where: Accolade East Building, Rooms 207 and 209



We will also be featuring a multimedia ethnographic physical theatrical piece titled the morning I died I flew over the tobacco fields on Saturday, March 28 in the McLean Performance Studio (ACE 244) at 6:00 PM.


The event is free to attend and light refreshments will be provided. For the performance, please RSVP to



Please see the attached pdf for a detailed schedule of the event.



You may track the event via our Facebook event pages:


Imagining Differently: Research-Creation Practices in Urgent Times:


The morning I died I flew over the tobacco fields: urgent-emergent-2020-cie-symposium-and-tps-grad-conference