Presentations

28-31 August 2018: Presentation: Life-Event Walks: Walking, Mapping, Re-imagining and Transforming Missing Life Events on the ‘Desire Lines, Dawdles and Drifts: Walking Together as Research’ Panel. Event: RGS-IGB 2018 Conference, Cardiff.

May 2018: Workshop and Presentation: 'Searching for a Landscape: Warnscale for Men.' on the ‘Men Have Infertility Too’ and ‘More to Life’ Panels.  Event: Fertility Festival 2018, The Bush Theatre, London. 

May 2018. Workshop: Walks to Remember at the Creative Arts in Dementia Festival, The Dukes, Lancaster.

March 2018: Presentation: Sites of Transformation (Mountain): A ‘feminine’ sublime approach to the creation of site-specific walking-performance that serves as a transformational catalyst on the ‘Mountain Identity and Gender Panel. Event: Performing Mountains Symposium, Leeds University.

November 2017: Paper and Exhibition: Warnscale: Emplacing, Re-imaging and Transforming ‘Missing’ Life-Events. Event: Mobile Utopia: Pasts: Presents: Futures, Lancaster University. 

20-21 April 2017: Keynote Presentation: 'Sites of Transformation – A Scenographic ‘Feminine Sublime’ Approach to the Creation of Walking-Performance in Rural Landscapes'. Event: Sacred Places: Performances, Politics and Ecologies A Multidisciplinary Perspective Conference, Liverpool Hope University. 

16-17 July 2016: Presentation: 'Scenographic Sublime: The walking-Performance of Louise Ann Wilson'. Event: Walking Women, Somerset House, London. Curated by Amy Sharrocks and Clare Qualmann, in collaboration with Dee Heddon. 

29-30 June 2015: Presentation: 'Creating Warnscale: Applying Dorothy Wordsworth’s Mode of the Feminine Sublime to a Walking Performance about In/Fertility and Childlessness'. Event: Landscapes Language and Sublime: A Two Day Symposium and Creative Gathering, Schumacher College, Dartington, Devon. 

 

11 June 2016: Presentation: 'Emplacing, Re-imaging and Transforming Infertltiy: Warnscale and The Gathering'. Event: Fertility Fest 2016 Park Theatre, London. Session: When ART Doesn’t Work. 

28 May 2016: Presentation: 'Emplacing, Re-imaging and Transforming Infertltiy: Warnscale and The Gathering'. Event: Session: Plan B: Making an Alternative Dream, Fertility Fest 2016, The Birmingham Repertory Theatre. 

6 April 2016: Presentation: 'Warnscale and The Gathering'. Event: Mountainsides Symposium, School of Performance and Cultural Industries, Leeds University, Leeds. Presentation: 'Warnscale and The Gathering'.

BBC Radio 4 Ramblings. Series 31, Episode 1: Artists Ways. Broadcast: Louise Ann Wilson and Clare Balding discuss the essential role walking plays in contemporary artist's work. Louise explains to Clare that this 9-kilometer walk and the accompanying guide, are aimed at women who are childless-by-circumstance.

1 December 2015: Presentation: 'Warnscale: A Landmark Walk'. Event: Tuesday Talk, Dove Cottage, Wordsworth Trust, Grasmere, Cumbria. 

August 2015: Presentation: 'The Site-Specific Practice of Louise Ann Wilson'. Event: Sited + A two-day symposium with practitioners and producers working in the field of site-specific performance, Glasgow, Scotland.