From 2013-2015, the Asian Performance Research Cluster (APRC) was a cross-disciplinary forum for Monash researchers, staff and students from various disciplines, including Performance Studies, Music, Ethnomusicology, Anthropology, Sociology, Psychology, Film, Media and Communication Literature, and Asian Studies, to meet and exchange ideas about theatre performance in Asian countries. During this period, various academic staff and post-graduate students gave public seminars on their research on traditional and contemporary theatre performance in Indonesia, the Philippines, Malaysia, Sri Lanka and India.
Links to Members on APRC Website
Prof. Margaret Kartomi Email: email@example.com Professor, Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music http://profiles.arts.monash.edu.au/margaret-kartomi/
Barbara Hatley Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Professor Emeritus, University of Tasmania Profile: http://www.utas.edu.au/asian-languages/people/sals-people/Barbara-Hatley
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