Society for American Music (SAM):
“42nd Annual Conference”
9-13 March 2016 – Boston, MA
Deadline: 1 June 2015
The Society for American Music is delighted to announce the Call for Submissions for our 42nd Annual Conference to be held in Boston, MA on 9-13 March 2016.
The Society for American Music invites proposals for (a) individual papers, (b) organized panels of 3-4 papers, (c) lecture-recitals, (d) written papers related to the seminar topic, (e) scholarly posters, and (f) interest groups for its 41st Annual Conference in Boston, Massachusetts to be held 9-13 March 2016. All proposals must be submitted via the SAM web site by 11:59 pm PDT 1 June 2015.
We welcome proposals involving all facets of musical life throughout the Americas, and about American music and aspects of its cultures anywhere in the world. We especially welcome those submissions that emphasize the cultural diversity in Boston/New England which has vibrant Irish, Latin, Caribbean, jazz, gospel, and Native American scenes in addition to rich classical and folk music traditions. We would also be interested in receiving any proposals related to the wide-ranging musical activities of our newest honorary member, Terri Lyne Carrington.
For further information on the society and the conference, please visit the society website (american-music.org).