Category Archives: CFP: Call for Papers

CfP: EUPOP 2013 (EPCA)

European Popular Culture Association (EPCA) annual conference EUPOP 2013 July 31st – August 2nd, 2013 – University of Turku CFP Deadline: Friday 29th March 2013 Individual paper and panel contributions are invited for the second yearly international conference of the European Popular Culture Association (EPCA), organised with the Popular Culture Association Finland (PCA-Finland) and the International Institute for Popular Culture, …Read more »

CfP: „Music in TV series“

International Conference – Organized by the Atlantic Center of Philosophy „Music in TV series“ 30th-31st May 2013 – University of Nantes Long regarded as an aesthetically degraded avatar and morally simplistic cinematic fiction, TV series have yet gradually become autonomous within cultural studies. Form arguably the most successful in contemporary mass-media culture, serial story or soap-opera, it has become interesting as …Read more »

CfP: ‚This is the Modern World‘: For a Social History of Rock Music

International Conference „‚This is the Modern World‘: For a Social History of Rock Music“ 13th -15th June 2013 – University Charles-de-Gaulle Lille 3, France In Anglo-American countries, the history of rock music has been institutionalized since the 1970s, notably in musicology and cultural studies departments. In France, on the contrary, it has been considered, until recently, as a rather minor …Read more »

CfP: The Cultural Memory of Sound and Space

The 17th Finnish Music Researchers’ Symposium „The Cultural Memory of Sound and Space“ 13. – 15.03.2013 – Turku The myriad forms of music and modes of musical performance on offer today have prompted debate about the materials and methods of music research. Uses of music in different media, for example, raise questions about the relationship between music and space. In …Read more »

CfP: „Changing the Tune“

„Changing the Tune: Popular Music & Politics in the 21st Century From the Fall of Communism to the Arab Spring“ 7-8 June 2013 – Strasbourg University, France Conference organizers: Alenka BARBER-KERSOVAN, Leuphana University of Lüneburg, Arbeitskreis Studium Populärer Musik Elsa GRASSY, Université de Strasbourg, International Association for the Study of Popular Music-branche francophone d’Europe Jedediah SKLOWER, Université Catholique de Lille, …Read more »

CfP: 3rd Annual Conference (PCAC)

Popular Culture Association of Canada (PCAC) 3rd Annual Conference May 9-11, 2013 – Niagara Falls, Ontario The third Annual Conference of the Popular Culture Association of Canada will be held at the Sheraton on the Falls Hotel, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada from Thursday, May 9 to Saturday, May 11, 2013. We invite proposals for papers and/or panels on theories of …Read more »

CfP: Fifth International Doctoral Workshop in Ethnomusicology

26th – 29th June 2013 The Center for World Music at the University of Hildesheim and the Hanover University of Music, Drama and Media are pleased to announce the fifth annual workshop for PhD candidates in ethnomusicology. Through paper presentations, discussions and working groups, the workshop offers a unique environment for 16 doctoral students to engage in international dialogue and …Read more »

CfP: Rewriting The Rules Of Production (ARP)

The 8th Art of Record Production Conference „Rewriting The Rules Of Production“ July 12th – 14th, 2013 – Université Laval, Québec The conference panel invites proposals for papers on the following themes: Creative Practice In The Recording Studio This stream is concerned with all aspects of creative practice in the studio: performance (e.g. the differences between the concert hall and …Read more »

CfP: Liminality & Borderlands (IASPM-US 2013)

International Association for the Study of Popular Music, US Branch 2013 Annual Conference „Liminality & Borderlands“ February 28 – March 3, 2013 – Austin, Texas Crossover stars, vampires and zombies, gender-bending divas and divos, international sensations who truck cultural ideas across borders: popular music and culture are full of performers and characters who move through and effectively occupy zones of …Read more »

CfP: Music & Labour (IASPM-Canada 2013)

IASPM-Canada 30th Annual Conference „Music & Labour“ 23-26 May 2013 – McMaster University From the earliest days of academic popular music studies, concepts of labour have been of paramount importance both for their intellectual richness and for their ability to link academic practices with broader patterns of social and political action. More recently, the increasing pace of globalization and digital …Read more »