Free Webinar for Lovers of Leonard Cohen (March 17)

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
March 17, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Jewish History / Studies, Music and Music History, Popular Culture Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Philosophy

Borderlines Open School for Advanced Cross-Cultural Studies, an interdisciplinary and cross-cultural teaching and research organization, presents a new course on Music / Jewish studies:

 

3/9 Melissa Bilal on Memory of Loss: Lullabies and Stories from Armenian Women in Istanbul

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
March 9, 2021 to April 14, 2021
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Music and Music History

Dear Colleagues:

The Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies at Boston University is proud to announce the speakers for the virtual lecture series: Encounters with Holocaust, Genocide, and Human Rights Studies. “Politics of Genocide” is the theme of this year’s series, and it will feature Melissa Bilal (UCLA), David Tollerton (University of Exeter) and Mark Geraghty (University College London). 

CFP: Michael Jackson's Artistic Legacy: A Different perspective

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 1, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Music and Music History, Popular Culture Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

Michael Jackson's artistic legacy: a different perspective

Deadline for submitting contributions: 1st March 2021
Journal issue edited by Isabelle Petitjean


PRESENTATION

Provincial theatres in the Risorgimento. Administrative practices, scenography, music, audience and scheduling

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 6, 2021 to October 7, 2021
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Italian History / Studies, Music and Music History, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

This conference, to be held in Feltre (Veneto) on the 6–7 October 2021, will be focused on the Feltre Theatre in the 19th century. The aim of these days of scientific exchange is a discussion on various aspects of provincial theatres’ practices – on the one hand through case studies similar to the one in Feltre, on the other hand through broader investigations that provide a general framework.

Music, Sound, and Trauma: Interdisciplinary Perspectives, Online Conference, February 12-14, 2021: Registration Open & Program Available

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
February 12, 2021 to February 14, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Music and Music History, Social History / Studies, World History / Studies

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce that registration is open for the conference “Music, Sound, and Trauma Studies: Interdisciplinary Perspectives,” taking place virtually February 12-14, 2021. Hosted at Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music, and subsidized through an IU Presidential Arts & Humanities grant, the conference is free and open to the public. 

Black History Month Tribute to Frank Johnson's Music at Morven-virtual program

Type: 
Event
Date: 
February 16, 2021
Location: 
New Jersey, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Music and Music History, Local History, Black History / Studies

Colonialism and its legacies including slavery were a part of the lives of several generations of the Stockton family at Morven.

For Black History month, Independent scholar John Burkhalter and pianist Sheldon Eldridge explore the link between Robert Field Stockton (1795-1866) the “Commodore”, and the free black composer Francis “Frank” Johnson. Recordinig sent to ticketholders following program

Islam and Creativity (Online)

Type: 
Event
Date: 
June 7, 2021 to June 21, 2021
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Fine Arts, Islamic History / Studies, Music and Music History

Islam has played a crucial role for creativity over time. Muslim as well as non-Muslim artists have commented on the religion – its narratives, symbols, leading proponents, ideas, central rituals – in numerous art forms and for very different reasons.

CFP: 2021 Popular Culture Association Annual (PCA) Virtual Conference, June 2-5, 2021: Submission Deadline Extension (2/28/21)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 28, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Music and Music History, Journalism and Media Studies, Literature

The Popular Culture Association will be holding their annual conference virtually, June 2-5, 2021.

The Biographies Area is soliciting papers that examine the connections between biography and popular culture. Papers and full panel presentations regarding any aspect of popular culture and biography are encouraged. Potential topics might include:

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