Monthly Archives: November 2014

CfP: Identity and Culture (Skopje)

Centre for Culture and Cultural Studies (CCCS) – Third Annual International CCCS Conference 2015: „Identity and Culture“ September 3-5, 2015 – Skopje, Republic of Macedonia Deadline: February 15, 2015 The Centre for Culture and Cultural Studies organizes the 3rd Annual International Conference of the CCCS 2015: „Identity and Culture“. The concepts of culture and identity have insofar been argued from …Read more »

CfP: The Critical Imperative (Popular Music)

Special Issue of Popular Music: “The Critical Imperative” Guest editors: Tom Perchard (Goldsmiths, University of London) and Devon Powers (Drexel University) Deadline: March 27th 2015 This special issue will address what we call the critical imperative: the demand that academic writing on popular music place new primacy on sounds as made and heard, and for that writing to be styled …Read more »

CfP: Computer Simulation of Musical Creativity (University of Huddersfield)

University of Huddersfield: “Study Day on Computer Simulation of Musical Creativity” 27 June 2015 – University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, UK Deadline: 20 April 2015 Website: http://goo.gl/MPpRcY Keynote Speaker: Prof. Eduardo Miranda (http://goo.gl/EoKQpL) The main goal of the „Study Day on Computer Simulation of Musical Creativity“ is to bring together scholars from different backgrounds, interested in musical creativity, providing an interdisciplinary …Read more »

CfP: 7th International Doctoral Workshop In Ethnomusicology (Hildesheim)

Center for World Music, University of Hildesheim and Hanover University of Music, Drama and Media: “Seventh International Doctoral Workshop In Ethnomusicology” 24th – 28th June 2015 – Hildesheim Deadline: 15th January 2015 The Center for World Music at the University of Hildesheim and Hanover University of Music, Drama and Media are pleased to announce the seventh annual workshop for PhD …Read more »

Stipendium: PhD studentship (Queen Mary University of London)

Centre for Digital Music (C4DM), Queen Mary University of London: PhD studentship: Machine learning applied to sound synthesis and media content creation Fully-funded Deadline: December 16, 2014 Beginn: January 2015 Applications are invited from all nationalities for a funded PhD Studentship starting January 2015 within the Centre for Digital Music (C4DM) at Queen Mary University of London, to perform cutting-edge …Read more »

CfP: „Authentic“ (M/C Journal)

Media and Culture, M/C Journal, Special issue: „authentic“ Editors: Nicholas Hookway and Sara James Deadline: 16 Jan. 2015 M/C Journal is inviting new contributors. Founded in 1998, M/C is a crossover journal between the popular and the academic, and a blind- and peer-reviewed journal. Our Website at journal.media-culture.org.au provides open access to all past issues. To find out how and …Read more »

CfA: Music for New Frontiers: Re-Locating the Sounds of the Western (Mariana Whitmer & Kendra Leonard)

“Music for New Frontiers: Re-Locating the Sounds of the Western” Editors: Mariana Whitmer & Kendra Leonard Deadline: January 10, 2015 We all know the sound of the “classic” movie Western, and what it signifies: a sense of the bravura and heroics associated with the genre illustrated through clean-cut good guys and shifty-eyed bad guys, a rustic landscape, showdowns and brawls. …Read more »

CfC: GfPM-Förderpreis 2015 (GfPM)

Gesellschaft für Popularmusikforschung (GfPM): “GfPM-Förderpreis 2015 für junge Forscherinnen und Forscher auf dem Gebiet der populären Musik” Preisgeld: 300 Euro Deadline: 1. Juli 2015 Zum sechsten Mal schreibt die Gesellschaft für Popularmusikforschung (GfPM, vormals: ASPM) einen Förderpreis für junge Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler für den besten deutschsprachigen Aufsatz aus dem Gebiet der Erforschung der populären Musik aus und lädt den wissenschaftlichen …Read more »

Studium: PhD in Music (Goldsmiths)

Department of Music, Goldsmiths, University of London: “PhD in Music” Deadline: 14 January 2015 Beginn: October 2015 The Department of Music at Goldsmiths, University of London, invites applications for October 2015 entry to our PhD programme. Goldsmiths is part of the CHASE AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership (alongside the Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London, the Open University and the …Read more »

CfP: From the Aulos to Ambisonics: Music and Invention (Bowling Green State University)

College of Musical Arts, Bowling Green State University: “From the Aulos to Ambisonics: Music and Invention” March 7, 2015 – Bowling Green, Ohio Deadline: January 10th, 2015 Keynote: Joo Won Park (Oberlin Conservatory of Music) Website: bgsugradconference2015.wordpress.com The graduate students at Bowling Green State University are pleased to announce our second annual Graduate Student Conference, “From the Aulos to Ambisonics: …Read more »