1st PuppetPlays international conference : Literary writing for puppets and marionettes in Western Europe (17th-21st centuries)

The conference took place on 14, 15 and 16 October 2021 at the University Paul-Valéry Montpellier 3.

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2nd conference : The puppeteer as a playwright (17th-21th centuries) [ COMING SOON ]

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Two thesis grants were awarded during the PuppetPlays project:


Various post-doctorates contracts are planned within the PuppetPlays project:

  • Post-doctorate n°1 (September 2020-august 2021) - Jean BOUTAN

  • Post-doctorate n°2 (September 2021-august 2022) - Jean BOUTAN

  • Post-doctorate n°3 (September 2021 - february 2022) - Manuela MOHR

  • Post-doctorate n°4 (May 2022-november 2022) - Anna LEONE

  • Post-doctorate n°5 → coming soon


You can read all the newsletters of the PuppetPlays project by following this link.

Seminars and meetings

The PuppetPlays project regularly organises internal seminars. The list is available here.


Last updated : 24/05/2022