The other speakers were Professor Julia Dobson (University of Sheffield) and Dr Joanna Page (University of Cambridge) and Bernhard Malkmus (Newcastle University)
The theme of ‘Crisis’ was explored in a two-hour session which involved presentations of cutting-edge projects that work across disciplines, and a workshop / debate. The copy stated that, 'Together they will bring us to consider the interfaces of the human and the non-human and the advancement of robotics as explored in theatrical performance and in plant life. Colleagues from Newcastle University - Pippa Anderson, a specialist in Voice, and Bernhard Malkmus, a specialist on the Anthropocene – will act as respondents, and participants may prepare for the discussion by reading about the speakers’ current research. Please see below a link to the abstracts for each discussion point'.