In January 2020 before the pandemic had become global, Sophie Barth was invited to the conference “Les Effets de temps: perception et représentation de la vitesse” in Lyon.
There she presented her work with Schouskollektivet and the Variations of Beckett project, and also a performance entitled “Butoh for Beckett”. You can find another post about the performance on this web-page. After the conference and the first wave of the pandemic, Sophie was invited to contribute to this publication alongside other members of the conference and research team. Here’s the result, which also marks the end of the Variations of Beckett research project for now. A French adaptation has been made and can be read at the end of this pdf: