Blackadder Update

Neil Blackadder (Theatre) recently discussed his paper “On the indistinct boundary between translation and adaptation” in a working session at the American Society for Theatre Research conference in Minneapolis. In July, Blackadder also presented on his translation work at the conference of the Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas in Portland, OR, and participated in the Visiting Professionals residency at the National Playwrights Conference at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre Center in Waterford, CT. In August, he spoke on a panel about the play “Mosque Alert” (of which he directed the college world premiere at Knox in 2015) with the directors of Silk Road Rising at the Association for Theatre in Higher Education conference in Chicago.