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CFP: North American Conference on Video Game Music (Youngstown State University)

North American Conference on Video Game Music January 18-19, 2014 – Youngstown State University (Youngstown, OH) Deadline: October 1, 2013 Scholars are invited to submit proposals for the inaugural North American Conference on Video Game Music, organized by Steven Reale, William Gibbons, and Neil Lerner, which will take place January 18-19, 2014 at the campus of Youngstown State University in …Read more »

CfP: African-American Music in World Culture (Boston University)

African American Studies Program at Boston University: African-American Music in World Culture: Art as Refuge and Strength in the Struggle for Freedom March 18-22, 2014 – Boston University, Brookline (MA) Deadline for Proposals: September 15, 2013 The Program in African American Studies at Boston University invites proposals for papers, pre-constituted panels, and lecture/recitals exploring the influence of African-American music …Read more »

Stelle: University Lecturership (St. Catherine’s College)

St. Catherine’s College, University of Oxford: University Lecturership in music, in association with a tutorial fellowship Salary: from £43,312 to £58,157 per annum Start: 1 October 2014 Deadline: 13 September 2013 The University of Oxford, in association with St Catherine’s College, proposes to appoint a University Lecturer in Music with effect from 1 October 2014 or as soon as possible …Read more »

CfA: From the Sound Space (TACET)

TACET: „From the Sound Space“ Editors: Yvan Etienne, Bertrand Gauguet, Matthieu Saladin (Haute École des Arts du Rhin) Deadline: 15 October 2013. In their book on the philosophy of sound, Roberto Casati and Jérôme Dokic ask the following question as a preamble to a chapter on the relationship between sound and space: “could it be that space is but a …Read more »

CfP: 8th European Music Analysis Conference (University of Leuven)

Dutch-Flemish Society for Music Theory (VvM): VIIIth European Music Analysis Conference September 17 – 21, 2014 – Musicology Department, University of Leuven, Belgium Following previous meetings in Colmar (France), Trento (Italy), Montpellier (France), Rotterdam (Holland), Bristol (UK), Freiburg (Germany) and Rome (Italy), the 8th European Music Analysis Conference (EuroMAC–8) will be organized in Belgium by the Dutch-Flemish Society for Music …Read more »

Stelle: Lecturships in Music & Music Business (Perth College UHI)

Perth College UHI Music Lecturer & Music Business Lecturer Salary: £27,152 – £34,218 Hours: 35 hours per week Closing date: Monday 29 July 2013 Perth College is looking for two new full-time lecturers – one in music ( and one in music business (

CfP: Piracy and Social Change (Popular Communication)

Popular Communication Special issue: „Piracy and Social Change“ Co-editors: Patrick Burkart and Jonas Andersson Schwarz Deadline: January 15, 2014 The editors of Popular Communication: The International Journal of Media and Culture invite submissions for a special issue on the topic of piracy and social change. Scholarship on piracy and pirates is itself changing, partly in recognition of the fact that …Read more »

CfA: Sound Changes (Duke University Press)

Duke University Press’s Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice series: „Sound Changes: Improvisation, Social Practice, and Cultural Difference“ Abstractdeadline: October 15, 2013 As part of Duke University Press’s Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice series, this volume proposes an enhanced, interdisciplinary understanding of improvisation as a multivalent, global social practice found within and across different cultural and historical contexts, different national sites …Read more »

Workshop: Gender meets Generation and Pop in Europe (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen)

DFG-Graduiertenkollegs 1083 „Generationengeschichte. Generationelle Dynamik und historischer Wandel im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert“: Gender meets Generation and Pop in Europe 18.07.2013-19.07.2013 – Georg-August-Universität Göttingen 45er, 68er, 89er: Es sind vor allem die sogenannten politischen Generationen, die in der Historiographie zur deutschen Zeitgeschichte prägnant skizziert worden sind. Konstituiert werden sie – nach dem klassischen Konzept von Karl Mannheim – durch das …Read more »

CfP: Managing Popular Culture? (Karlshochschule International)

6. Jahrestagung der AG Populäre Kultur und Medien in der Gesellschaft für Medienwissenschaft (GfM): Managing Popular Culture? – Zur Entstehung des Populären zwischen Emergenz und Strategie 30. Januar bis 1. Februar 2014 – Karlshochschule International University, Karlsruhe Deadline: 15. September 2013 [English version below] Keynote Lecture: Angela McRobbie, Goldsmiths, University of London
 Wie entsteht Populäre Kultur? Diese bewusst weit gefasste …Read more »

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