Journal of Performance and Mindfulness

the inaugural issue of the Journal of Performance and Mindfulness is available online at:

The first issue contains:

Deborah Middleton, Franc Chamberlain, Daniel Plá
Letter from the Editors

Deborah Middleton
Mapping Mindfulness-Based Performance

Cassiano Sydow Quillici
Proposals for a Dialogue between Performative Arts and Contemplative Traditions

Candice Salyers
Three Insights from Six Reasons: Reflections on a Sufi Mindfulness Practice in Performance

Anton Krueger
Performing Mindful Creativity: Three South African Case Studies

Tray Wilson
Book Review: A Korean Approach to Actor Training

Deborah Middleton
Book Review: Dancing with Dharma: Essays on Movement and Dance in Western Buddhism

Issue Two, with a special focus on Performance and Mindfulness in Brazil, will be available at the end of May 2018.

We invite submissions for Issue Three: full submissions due by 30 June for publication at the end of November. To make a submission or to discuss a proposal, please email:

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