Research

publications

Sweeney, D. (2017). I wonder…. In D. Curtis (Ed.), Building Sustainability with the Arts: Proceedings of the 2nd National Ecoarts Australis Conference 2016. UK: Cambridge Scholars.
Sweeney, D. (Director) & D. Sweeney (Director). (2015). Oosh Climbing [Online video]. In C. Parklands (Producer), Getting Dirty. Sydney: Network of Community Activities.
Sweeney, D. (Director) & D. Sweeney (Director). (2015). Shelter Building [Online video]. In C. Parklands (Producer), Getting Dirty. Sydney: Network of Community Activities.
Sweeney, D. (Director) & D. Sweeney (Director). (2015). Nature Mentors [Online video]. In C. Parklands (Producer), Getting Dirty. Sydney: Network of Community Activities.
Sweeney, D. (Director) & D. Sweeney (Director). (2013). Welcome – Draft Centennial Park Master Plan 2040 [Online video]. In C. Parklands (Producer). Sydney: Centennial Parklands.
Sweeney, D. (Director). (2013). A Story of Chocolate [Online video]. In C. Parklands & http://www.epa.nsw.gov.au/wastegrants/love-food-hate-waste.htm (Producer), From Crops to Shops. Sydney: From Crops to Shops.
Sweeney, D. (2009). Masked corroborees of the northwest – “stand up in my head”. (Thesis (Ph.D.)), Australian National University.
Sweeney, D. (Director). (2008). masked corroborees of the northwest [DVD]. Canberra: Centre for Cross Cultural Research. ANU,.
Sweeney, D. (2008). Taking ethnographic film back. Being There: After-Proceedings of the 2006 Conference of the Australasian Association for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies. Retrieved from 17 Jun 2008  doi:http://hdl.handle.net/2123/2515
Sweeney, D. (2007). Report on the Ilma groundwork June 2007 with Bardi Elder – Roy Wiggan. Retrieved from Sydney:
Sweeney, D. (2007). Alan Griffiths’ Balmarra. In L. Seear & J. Ewington (Eds.), Brought to Light II: Contemporary Australian Art 1966–2006. Brisbane: Queensland Art Gallery.
Sweeney, D. (2001). Beyond the confines of the body… Are Waranggi masks or are masks part of what Waranggi are? (Honours Thesis), Griffith University.

 

Conferences

An introduction to masks in Australia, Performance Studies International #24 Daegu 2018 Performance as Network: Arts, City, Culture, July 2018

Introduction to Masked Corroborees of the Northwest, 2017 Shanghai Theatre Academy International Symposium on Theatre Studies, Shanghai, China, 02/11/17

I wonder… In between and across: mediating realit(y)ies in performance and performance ethnography Performance Studies Conference, Sydney University, Australia, 2016

I Wonder … Indigenous Corroborees and Masked Dances in Northwest Australia, Building Sustainability with the Arts, 2nd National Ecoarts Australis Conference, 2016

Mask Presentation, World Commedia Dell’Arte Day, Italian Forum Cultural Centre, 2016

 

Creative Works

Producer – Live Broadcast of Donna Abela’s “Flame Tree Street” play development workshop, 16 Mar 2018

Live Performance, Norm and Ahmed, Sweeney, D. (ERA2018 Researcher) & Lewis, R. (ERA2018 Researcher), 2018

Live Performance The Human Glove, Sweeney, D. (ERA2018 Researcher) & Lewis, R. (ERA2018 Researcher), Apr 2017

 

Films

Oosh Climbing, Sweeney, D. (ERA2018 Researcher), 2015

Shelter Building, Sweeney, D. (ERA2018 Researcher), 2015

Tree Climbing, Sweeney, D. (ERA2018 Researcher), 2015

“masked corroborees of the northwest”47 min film

  • Nordic Anthropological Film Festival, Koper, Slovenia, 2009
  • Beeld voor Beeld Film Festival, 2008
  • Moscow Ethnographic Film Festival, 2008

 

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