Carnival in Malta and Gozo under British rule: Il-Hagar talk

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Carnival in Malta and Gozo under British rule: Il-Hagar talkCarnival in Malta and Gozo under British rule – is the title of the next lecture in the series hosted at Il-Hagar museum in Victoria.

Professor Vicki Ann Cremona will deliver the talk in English, and on this Carnival weekend in Gozo, she will be covering just that subject, but looking at when it was under British rule.

Vicki Ann Cremona is Chair of the School of Performing Arts at the University of Malta, and Associate Professor within the Theatre Studies Department.

She was appointed Ambassador of Malta to France between 2005-2009, and to Tunisia between 2009-2013. A former member of the National UNESCO Commission and the National Folklore Commission,

Prof. Cremona was member of and rapporteur for the EU Evaluation Committee for the Valletta Capital of Culture 2018. She has contributed to the National Cultural Policy that was published in February 2010.

Dr. Cremona is particularly interested in the relations between power and society as expressed through theatre and theatrical events. She co-edited and co-authored various books including Theatrical Events. Borders, Dynamics, Frames (2004), Playing Culture. Conventions and Extensions of Performance (2014). Conventions and Extensions of Performance (2014), On Culture. Mapping Valletta 2018 (2016), Spazji Teatrali, A Catalogue of Theatres in Malta and Gozo (2017).

The talk is being held at Il-Hagar museum, St George’s Square, Victoria, this coming Saturday, the 2nd of March, starting at 11am.

Entrance is free but booking on events@heartofgozo.org.mt is recommended.

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