Dr Declan Patrick

Declan Patrick

Lecturer in Theatre Studies

Qualifications: PhD, MA (Hons), DipDrama, BA, PGCert. Academic Practice FHEA

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About Declan

I am an academic and theatre practitioner working across performance, dance and video. My research takes the form of traditional academic publications and performance.

Papers Taught

Research Supervised

Current PhD supervision:

Johanna Claus - The potential of interactive site-specific dance ritual to influence  relationships to the environment and the non-human world. (Supervisor)

Research Interests

Recent Publications

  • Patrick, D., & Diaz Rodriguez, J. M. (2019). Performing Difference: Meta-narratives in Colombian and Filipino Folk Dance. In Memory Studies Association Third Annual Conference. Madrid.

  • Patrick, D. (2016). Cariñosa to Tinikling: From Colonial Subject to Independence. In Spain and the Philippines: Continuities and Discontinuities Conference. Manila, Philippines.

  • Patrick, D. (2015). Playing with’others’: Strategies in intercultural performance. Athens Journal of Humanities and Arts, 2, 231-242. doi:10.30958/ajha.2-4-3

  • Patrick, D. (2015). Indigenous dance and the nation: Conflation and metonym. Te Kaharoa, 8. doi:10.24135/tekaharoa.v8i1.33

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Culture; Dance; Drama; Performance; Theatre