Professor Sita Popat

Professor of Performance and Technology at the University of Leeds.  Her research lies at the intersections between the body, dance and theatre, and new media technologies.  She is particularly interested in movement and embodiment in relation to robots and digital avatars, and their effects on human-robot interaction.  She is author of ‘Invisible Connections: Dance, Choreography and Internet Communities’ (Routledge, 2007) and Associate Editor of the International Journal of Performance Arts and Digital Media (Taylor & Francis).

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