30th Biennial Conference of ICKL
On-site organizer: Tang Yi,
director of Beijing Normal University Chinese Laban Academic Research Center
Conference Guidebook to download
Papers (30 minutes)
Marion Bastien (France)
1959, the Creation of the International Council of Kinetography Laban: Prologue.
Christine Caradec (France)
Notation and Recreation of Totentanz I – Mary Wigman (1921).
Nena Couch, Valarie Williams (USA)
Archiving the Scores: Preserving the Preservation.
Natalie Diggins (Australia)
The Expressive Experience: Laban’s Eight Efforts and Bellydance.
Alejandra Ferreiro, Raymundo Ruiz (Mexico)
The Pathway of Kinetography Laban/Labanotation in México.
János Fügedi (Hungary)
LabanGraph TP: Developments of an Application for Editing Laban Kinetography.
Teresa Heiland, Rachael Riggs Leyva (USA)
Tethered Across Distance: Choreographing with Motif Notation.
Ma Yu [马昱] (China)
What is the Basic of Creative Dance Education.
Keith McEwing (New Zealand)
White Crane Spreads its Wings and Snow Rabbit Digs the Earth: Kinetograms of Contrasting Styles within Chinese Martial and Meditative Arts of Taiji Quan (Tai Chi Chuan) and Qi Gong.
Ursula Payne (USA)
Teaching Laban Based Contemporary Movement Practices to Ugandan Students at STAWA University.
Rachael Riggs Leyva (USA)
Documenting Kinesthetic Intentions and Learning Process in Trisha Brown’s M.O.
Si-Hyun Yoo (USA/Korea)
Exploring an Alternative Approach for Motif Description in the Certification Program for Laban Movement Studies at the Laban/Bartenieff Institute of Movement Studies.
Xi Ying [习英] (China)
The Key of Labanotation to Record Chinese Dance: A Case Study to Record “The Twisted Movement of Shandong Jiaozhou Yangko”.
Workshops (45 minutes)
Julie Brodie (USA), with Hannah Russ (USA)
Cūkas driķos: Reading and Viewing Participatory and Presentational Versions of a Latvian Folk Dance.
Kyung-Eun Shim (Korea), with Soo-Youn Kim (Korea)
Let’s Read the Expression of Korean Dance.
Panel (60 minutes)
Henrik Kovács (Hungary), Vesna Karin (Serbia)
The Use of Laban Kinetography in Ethnochoreology.
ICKL Lounges (60 minutes)
Led by Mei-Chen Lu [卢玫蓁] (Taiwan/USA)
Issues in Translation
Led by Victoria Watts (USA/UK)
Cultural Policy and Notation Practice: How do Institutions and Individuals Operate within Different Policy Frameworks in Order to Make Notation Practice Possible?
Ignite Talks (5 minutes)
Béatrice Aubert (France)
Score Checking. A Real Discipline?
Natalia Beliaeva (France)
Steps for a Reconstruction: Observing a Luncinda Child’s Workshop.
Olivier Bioret (France)
Kinetography, a Tool for the Choreographer’s Invention: The Example of Les Glycines – Encloses.
Christine Caradec (France)
Rudolf Laban’s Titan. Ninety Years after.
Raphaël Cottin (France)
3 Ways to Keep Writing. Presentation of 3 Works Integrating Kinetography Laban.
Huo Lei [霍蕾] (China)
Discussion on Teaching Research and Educational Reform of Labanotation in a Comprehensive University.
Jing ZhiWei [井志伟] (China)
Labanotation of Comprehensive University Teaching.
Li Mo [李默] (China)
The Application of Educational Drama to the Laban Dancing Classes of Primary Schools.
Anaïs Loyer (France)
Kinetography Laban and the Industrial Gesture.
Mei-Chen Lu [卢玫蓁] (USA)
DNB Activities in China.
Hannah Russ (USA)
Senior Exercise: The Re-staging of Nijinsky’s L’Après-Midi d’un Faune.
Jennifer Shennan (New Zealand)
“In Furious Demonstration of their Joy”. Dance in Polynesia.
Noëlle Simonet (France)
Another Faun. The restaging of Kurt Jooss’ Afternoon of a Faun.
Tong Jiajia [佟佳家] (China)
Labanotation’s Perspective: Chinese Stone Reliefs’ Dance Images in Han Dynasty.
Lynne Weber (USA)
Using Notation to Enhance Core Curriculum Topics in Elementary Education.
Xiao Mengya [肖梦雅] (China)
Through Ninety Years—Dai Ailian’s Dance Art Journey.
Zhao Yang [赵阳] (China)
Notation courses in Choreomundus.
To be announced.
|Brown, Tom||Hong Kong/USA||Fellow|
|Chan, Po Chu Pearl||Hong Kong||Member|
|Chen, Ning (陈 宁)||China||Member|
|Chu, Wendy||Hong Kong||Fellow|
|Fan, Zhou (范 舟)||China||Member|
|Huo, Lei (霍蕾)||China||Member|
|Hutchinson Guest, Ann||UK/USA||Fellow|
|Jing, Zhiwei (井志伟)||China||Member|
|Laorrabaquio Saad, Alejandra||Mexico||Member|
|Li, Miao (李淼)||China||Member|
|Li, Mo (李默)||China||Member|
|Lin, Ting (林婷)||China||Member|
|Liu, Dan (刘丹)||China||Member|
|Liu, Lan (刘兰)||China||Member|
|Liu, Shuangshuang (刘双双)||China||Member|
|Lu, Juanjuan (陆娟娟)||China||Member|
|Lu, Mei-Chen (卢玫蓁)||USA/Taiwan||Member|
|Ma, Chunliang (马春靓)||China||Member|
|Ma, Yu (马昱)||China||Member|
|McEwing, Keith||New Zealand||Member|
|Riggs Leyva, Rachael||USA||Member|
|Ruiz González, Raymundo||Mexico||Member|
|Shennan, Jennifer||New Zealand||Member|
|Tang, Yi (唐怡)||China||Member|
|Tong, Jiajia (佟佳家)||China||Member|
|Wang, Miao (王淼)||China||Member|
|Xi, Ying (习英)||China||Member|
|Xiang, Bentao (向本涛)||China||Member|
|Xiao, Li (校立)||China||Member|
|Xiao, Mengya (肖梦雅)||China||Member|
|Xiong, Shanshan (熊珊珊)||China||Member|
|Xu, Man (徐熳)||China||Member|
|Yang, Yang (杨阳)||China||Member|
|Yao, Zhuoyun (姚倬云)||China||Member|
|Yu, Kailiang (余凯亮)||China||Member|
|Zhang, Shuyi (张 淑仪)||China||Member|
|Zhang, Wei (张伟)||China||Member|
|Zhao, Yang (赵阳)||China||Member|
|Zheng, Huihui (郑慧慧)||China||Member|
• Information on Beijing Normal University, the Chinese Laban Academic Research Center and the city of Beijing
(Posted March 2016)
ICKL 2017 BNU (pdf)
• Information on Hanting Hotel Beijing / Jishuitan Hotel
We encourage attendees to choose this hotel, as there are not much possibilities around, and there is no Metro line close to the University.
ICKL will organize pre-booking on a first come, first served basis.
(Posted February 2017)
Call for papers
• Cover letter;
• Kinetography Laban/Labanotation – Call for Technical Proposals (Deadline July 20, 2016) & Guidelines for Technical Submissions;
• Application of Kinetography Laban/Labanotation and other Laban-based concepts and methodologies – Call for Proposals (Deadline September 20, 2016).
(Posted May 2016)
ICKL 2017 Calls (pdf)
All participants and presenters must pay the applicable registration fee and membership fee for 2017. The registration fees include 6 lunches on site, a mid-conference cultural outing and a closing dinner.
Pre-booking for the hotel close to the University campus will be organized through ICKL (first come, first served basis), together with Conference fee. Please read carefully information on hotel Beijing_Hotel_Info.
Proceedings of the Thirtieth Biennial ICKL Conference
held at Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China
July 23-29, 2017
2017-2019 Editors: Marion Bastien, Thomas Thownsed Brown Jr., János Fügedi
© International Council of Kinetography Laban
Printed in Budapest, Hungary
Cover illustration: Sword Dance, with dancer Wang Yiyao (王一尧). Photography Liu Haidong (刘海栋). Courtesy of BNU Dance Department.
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