CFP: The Journal of Festive Studies

The Journal of Festive Studies, a new peer-reviewed journal published on H-Celebration, invites submissions for its first issue, scheduled for March 2018.

The journal’s stated aim is to draw together all academics who share an interest in festivities, including but not limited to holiday celebrations, family rituals, carnivals, religious feasts, processions and parades, and civic commemorations.

CFP: Southern Cultures Special Issue on Music and Protest

Southern Cultures, the award-winning quarterly of the Center for the Study of the American South, encourages submissions from scholars, writers, musicians, and visual artists for our Music and Protest Issue, to be published Fall 2018. We will be accepting submissions for this special issue through December 1, 2017, at https://southerncultures.submittable.com/submit .

Reviewed Elsewhere: David Schulenberg, The Music of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach.

David Schulenberg. The Music of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach. Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2014. xv + 416 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-58046-481-9.
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714–1788) was far more famous than his father, Johann Sebastian Bach, during the eighteenth century.

Reviewed Elsewhere: David Hunter, The Lives of George Frideric Handel.

David Hunter. The Lives of George Frideric Handel. Woodbridge: Boydell, 2015. xvii + 515 pp. £39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78327-061-3.
This substantial volume incorporates material from David Hunter’s numerous published articles and scholarly papers produced over the last two decades.


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