Research groups at S:PAM

S:PAM consists of different research groups with their own focus. This page offers an overview of the sub-units and their focal points.


Research on the Interplay of Theatre, Literature & Media in Performance.

Working Group Dramaturgy

Working Group of the German Society for Theater Studies .

Postdramatic Aesthetics

Research group on postdrama of the Ghent University Association.


Research group on Philosophy, Ethics, Politics & Performance.


S:PAM collaborates with the European Association for the Study of Theatre and Performance, which was cofounded with Prof. Dr. Katharina Pewny and Dr. Jeroen Coppens.


Scientific Research Network  (WOG) on the culture of spectacle.