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Finnish Yearbook of Ethnomusicology 2020

Posted: February 7th, 2020 | Filed under: Calls for Papers | No Comments »

The Finnish Yearbook of Ethnomusicology is a peer reviewed open access music research journal. The Finnish Yearbook of Ethnomusicology 32 (2020) will be published as PDF-files on the Open Journal Systems platform (OJS) of the Finnish Society for Ethnomusicology http://etnomusikologia.journal.fi in December 2020. Editors for the journal are PhD Janne Mäkelä, PhD Kaj Ahlsved and MA Viliina Silvonen. The journal has been granted level 1 status in the Publication Forum of the Federation of Finnish Learned Societies. The articles will all be supplied by an individual DOI (Digital Object Identifier) -number.

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Posted: February 3rd, 2020 | Filed under: Calls for Papers | No Comments »

Keep It Simple, Make It Fast!
DIY Cultures and Global Challenges
8-11 July 2020

Proposal Submissions deadline: 15 February 2020.

Faculty of Arts and Humanities of the University of Porto
Casa da Música
Casa Comum Universidade do Porto
TM Rivoli
Palacete Viscondes Balsemão
Barracuda Clube de Roque
Plano B

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Mediating Music

Posted: February 1st, 2020 | Filed under: Calls for Papers | No Comments »

Indiana University, Bloomington
April 17-18, 2020

The Platform Global Popular Music Team at Indiana University (Kyle Adams, director) is pleased to announce our Symposium, “Mediating Music,” to be held on the campus of Indiana University, Bloomington, April 17-18. Opening and closing keynote addresses will be given by Brian Eno (participating live by video stream) and Maureen Mahon (New York University).

Other lectures and performances will be given by:

  • Jace Clayton (DJ Rupture), musician, artist, and author of Uproot: Travels in 21st Century Music and Digital Culture
  • Damon Krukowski, drummer (Galaxie 500, Damon & Naomi) and author of Ways of Hearing and The New Analog
  • G YAMAZAWA, hip-hop artist, National Poetry Slam winner, cultural diplomat for the U.S. Department of State
  • Fredara Hadley, Professor of Ethnomusicology, The Juilliard School
  • Regina Bradley, Assistant Professor of English and African Diaspora Studies, Kennesaw State University
  • Shane Greene, Professor of Anthropology, Indiana University, and Olga Rodríguez-Ulloa, Assistant Professor of Spanish, Lafayette University

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