ICWP Members who attended the 8th International Women Playwrights Conference in Mumbai, India, sent in their reports and photographs.
Report by Lia Gladstone
Lia Gladstone lectures at the American University in Kabul, Afghanistan.The day after I arrived, a few of us went to see Elephant Island full
of caves with statuary and reliefs of Shiva ...a man asked if we’d like to be extras in a
Bollywood flick: VEER Read More...
Report by Meg Barker
Meg Barker is an ICWP Board member for International Development. She was travelling in India during the time of the conference and is travelling to other world destinations in 2010....Read More.
Report by Andrea Stolowitz
Her play KNOWING CAIRO, garnered interest by some of the India
women in attendance, one of whom wants to translate the play into
Marathi. Read More...
Report by Sherry Bokser
Novice playwright Sherry Bokser (USA) gives a detailed account. Read More...
The 9th International Women Playwrights Conference will be in Sweden in 2012
At the Mumbai Conference, a delegation from Sweden proposed that the WPI Conference be hosted by Sweden.
Birgitta Englin from the Nadia Izzat, Rani Kasapi and Jenny
Andreasson presented a compelling case at the conference in Mumbai for
Sweden to host the next conference. The Swedish delegation have strong
ties with the Swedish National Theatre as well as many other theatre
and performance groups in Sweden and abroad.