Category: Writing


The Festival of Live Art has arrived … but what is live art?

New article published today in The Conversation By Robert Walton, University of Melbourne The inaugural Festival of Live Art (FOLA), which…

Press Writing

Acting up – climate change cause needs performers’ help

By Robert Walton, University of Melbourne, written for The Conversation  Republishing of my article for The Conversation (8 July 2013)….

Collaboration Education Interview Press Teaching Writing

RealTime Interview – Arts Education: Utopia and Horrors

Melanie Beddie and I appear in Keith Gallasch’s RealTime feature on Arts Education (RealTime 116). We outline our ‘utopian’ vision…


Acting up – climate change cause needs performers’ help
Alma Mater Collaboration Research Writing

Transdisciplinary Form and Production: Reflections on Translation, Embodiment and Mobility (through Alma Mater, 2011)

by Robert Walton and James Oliver A collaboratively authored paper available in 2012 Transdisciplinary Imaging Conference Proceedings.  The paper responds to…

Travel Writing

City Guide to Glasgow for RealTime Traveller

I really enjoyed writing this guide to Glasgow, just wish there was a longer word limit as there is so…

Japan Travel Video Writing

Around Coastal Miyagi Prefecture, Japan Monday 4 June 2012

This video documents a brief visit to Miyagi Prefecture a year after the devastating 2011 Tōhoku Earthquake and Tsunami. Like…

Japan Travel Writing

3 days in Japan as a guest of the Theatre Planning Network

This article was published in Theatre & Policy by the Theatre Planning Network, Japan, 20 August 2012.  Published in Japanese, translated…