CategoryCFPs

On this site you find selected Calls for Papers that are of interest to the MPSG

CFP: Žižek and Music. Special Issue of the International Journal of Žižek Studies

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Call for Articles Žižek and Music Special Issue of the International Journal of Žižek Studies A whole range of references to music is scattered throughout the copious body of Slavoj Žižek’s works, covering a broad array of musical genres, styles and epochs stretching from Bach, Mozart and Beethoven to the music of such bands as Laibach and Rammstein or a phenomenon like the Gangnam style. Žižek...

CFP (conf): Musical Modernity, the Beautiful and the Sublime

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Musical Modernity, the Beautiful and the Sublime Call for Papers Conference: Musical Modernity, the Beautiful and the Sublime The University of Aberdeen and the SOUND festival, Aberdeen, Scotland. 30-31st October 2015 Theodor Adorno noted the difficulty of creating new art that can be beautiful in a truthful way, eschewing any response to musical modernity that would allow its easy assimilation...

CFP (conf): Music and the Body in Greek and Roman Antiquity

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Music and the Body in Greek and Roman Antiquity MOISA Annual Conference 29-31 July 2015 Newcastle University (UK) Music is an activity of the body:  of breath and lips and teeth, of fingers and arms and stamping feet.  The body’s organs are instruments of music and dance, and the manufactured instruments (organa) which extend the range of musical sounds humans can naturally produce are...

CFP (symposium): Hearing the Voice, Hearing the Soul

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Hearing the Voice, Hearing the Soul
Warwick University, Institute of Advanced Study (IAS)
Millburn House, Millburn Hill Road, Coventry
5th of June 2015, 10am-6pm
Organized by Jacomien Prins
Call for Papers
Symposium ‘Hearing the Voice, Hearing the Soul’
Just as music has fascinated scholars in the Western world continuously for thous

CFP (seminar): 8th International ORCiM Seminar

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Call for Proposals The eight International ORCiM Seminar, organised at the Orpheus Institute on 25-26 February 2015, offers the opportunity for contributors from around the world to gather and explore THE MAKING OF MUSICAL TIME; Temporality in Musical Composition and Performance. Keynote lectures by Gianmario Borio (University of Pavia, Italy), Martin Scherzinger (New York University, USA) and...

CFP (conf): Feminist Theory and Music

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Feminist Theory and Music 13, 5-9 August 2015: Feminism and Black Critical Praxis in an Age of Scarcity Call for Proposals: Papers and Performances Proposals are due February 6, 2015 The thirteenth meeting of the international, biennial conference Feminist Theory and Music will take place on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison 5-9 August 2015.  Jointly sponsored by the Center for...

CFP (conf): Balance–Unbalance International Conference Water, Climate, Place: Reimagining Environments

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Balance–Unbalance International Conference Water, Climate, Place: Reimagining Environments 27–29 March 2015 Arizona State University, Tempe Balance-Unbalance, an international conference, brings multiple disciplines together to explore intersections between nature, art, science, new technologies, aid agencies and society with the goal of developing cross-disciplinary initiatives using innovative...

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