NEW PhD in Contemporary Arts

We're thrilled to announce the launch of our new PhD in Contemporary Arts.

The SCA’s PhD in Contemporary Arts is a research-intensive program focused on interdisciplinary approaches to the fine and performing arts. The program supports both scholarly and practiced-based research, with students tailoring their degrees to their specific research interests.

Find out more HERE.

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    SCA @ Dancing on the Edge | Fraser's Juicy Jems Cabaret | Hill reviewed | Mutable Subject's interplay_2021 | Vines' Symbiotic Artist Care Fund | Gartlan-Close in the EPU | Indigenous resurgence | Morgan on Gould | SCA @ GVPTA's Making a Scene Forum | Yousefbigloo, Biddle, and Beaudry in STAFF ONLY | Escolán and Wakeland in conversation | Koochakzadeh-Yazdi for Yarn/Wire | Kotowich's Free Rein | yellow objects in Prague | Calderon on Dramaturgy Now | Sounds' WEDGE RESIDENCY | Submit to ReIssue | BLOT in Lisbon | Sum's is the Next Generation | Siu's Sunset Visitor 斜陽過客

We're ready for you!

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