Monthly Archives: August 2016

CfP: The Art of Punk (University of Northampton)

Third Annual Punk Scholars Network (PSN) Conference and Postgraduate Symposium: „The Art of Punk“ 25 November 2016 — University of Northampton Deadline: 31st August 2016 „With all of the records, books, films, gigs and other material punk stuff out there, we sometimes forget that our movement is a leap of faith. A belief that life matters, so don’t fuck it …Read more »

Stelle: Assistant Professor of Music (Smith College)

Department of Music, Smith College: „Assistant Professor of Music (tenure-track)“ Deadline: October 1, 2016 Begin: July 2017 The Department of Music at Smith College invites applications for a tenure-track, full-time position in Musicology at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin July 2017. Specialization is open, but the successful candidate will be expected each year to teach a one-semester introductory …Read more »

Award: Woody Guthrie Award (IASPM-US)

International Association for the Study of Popular Music-US Branch(IASPM-US): „Woody Guthrie Award“ Prize: $1,000 Deadline: September 1, 2016 The International Association for the Study of Popular Music-US Branch (IASPM-US) presents the Woody Guthrie Award each year to the most outstanding book on popular music. Winners are awarded $1,000 and are announced each year at the IASPM-US Annual Conference. IASPM-US requests …Read more »

CfA: Performance, Textuality & Orality (Philadelphia)

Bibliography Among the Disciplines Conference: Session: "Performance, Textuality & Orality" Session Organizer: Glenda Goodman (University of Pennsylvania) 12–15 October 2017 — Philadelphia, PA Deadline: 25 October 2016 This roundtable interrogates the relationship between material, inscribed forms and performances. Debates about the porous connection between what is heard and its many possible inscribed forms (here broadly conceived as any form of …Read more »

CfA: Pop Life – The Popular Music Biopic (IASPM Journal)

IASPM Journal 7/2 (2017): “Pop Life – The Popular Music Biopic” Website: www.iaspmjournal.net/index.php/IASPM_Journal/article/view/797/864 Deadline: 6 October 2016 Popular music biopics are becoming ubiquitous. Marshall and Kongsgaard (2012) list 28 for the years 1980-2010 and recent years have seen films on NWA, Jimi Hendrix, James Brown, Brian Wilson, Bessie Smith and Whitney Houston. Increasingly common also are films about managers, record …Read more »

Stelle: Executive Director (Freemuse)

Freemuse: “Executive Director” Remuneration: 73.000-80.000 Euro gross annually Deadline: 30 September 2016 Freemuse – the world’s leading organisation defending artistic freedom – requires a dynamic, skilled and experienced person to head the organisation, which is based in Copenhagen. The Executive Director is responsible for developing and implementing Freemuse’s strategic vision, ensuring necessary funding and representing Freemuse in meetings with donors, …Read more »

CfA: Nocturnes: Popular Music and the Night

Giacomo Bottà and Geoff Stahl (editors): “Nocturnes: Popular Music and the Night” Deadline: December 1st, 2016 „After midnight, we’re gonna let it all hang out After midnight, we’re gonna chug-a-lug and shout We’re gonna cause talk and suspicion Give an exhibition Find out what it is all about“ – JJ Cale, “After Midnight” „I go out walkin‘ after midnight Out …Read more »

CfP: Conference Hosts – Annual Conference of the Kiel Society for Film Music Research

Kiel Society for Film Music Research: “Conference Hosts – Annual Conference of the Kiel Society for Film Music Research” Deadline: October 31st 2016 The Kiel Society for Film Music Research is looking for proposals to host its international conferences in 2017, 2018 and 2019. Founded in 2006, the Kiel Society for Film Music Research is an association of scholars, practitioners …Read more »

CfP: 4th North American Conference on Video Game Music (Austin)

University of Texas at Austin: “4th North American Conference on Video Game Music” January 14–15, 2017 – University of Texas at Austin Deadline: October 1 Website: vgmconference.weebly.com Scholars are invited to submit proposals for the fourth North American Conference on Video Game Music, which will take place January 14–15, 2017 at the University of Texas at Austin. The conference organizing …Read more »

CfP: I Congress Of The Brazilian Musicological Association (ABMUS) & IV International Symposium Of Ibero-American Music (SIMIbA)

Brazilian Musicological Association (ABMUS) & International Symposium Of Ibero-American Music: “I Congress Of The Brazilian Musicological Association (ABMUS) & IV International Symposium Of Ibero-American Music (SIMIbA)” October 18-21, 2016 – Curt Lange Archives, Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Belo Horizonte Deadline: September 1st, 2016 (12 midnight-BRT) The I ABMUS/IV SIMIbA Organizing Committee invites researchers from all musicological and music …Read more »