Call for Papers- estrema: interdisciplinary magazine for the humanities, 8th Issue Spring 2016

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 29, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Film and Film History, Fine Arts, Linguistics, Literature

estrema: interdisciplinary magazine for the humanities is an on-line publication of the Centre for Comparative Studies (CEC) of the School of Arts of the University of Lisbon (FLUL). Its main goal is to publish the papers of both undergraduate and graduate students. Giving its interdisciplinary character, estrema accepts works from several areas of studies such as (but not limited to):

  • Linguistics
  • Literature
  • Music
  • Cinema
  • Theology
  • Philosophy
  • History
  • Visual arts

 

Scattered Musics : ethnic, racial, gender and regional reconfigurations through music performances

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 27, 2015 to July 1, 2016
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Music and Music History, Popular Culture Studies, Sexuality Studies

Call for papers

 

Scattered Musics : ethnic, racial, gender and regional reconfigurations through music performances

 

Figuren des Ökologischen. Opening Session of the Forum for Cultural Environmental and Animal Studies, University of Würzburg, Germany

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
January 28, 2016 to January 29, 2016
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Literature, Music and Music History, Geography

Figuren des Ökologischen. Opening Session of the Forum for Cultural Environmental and Animal Studies, University of Würzburg, Germany

 

28.01.2016

ZHSG 1.002 (Am Hubland)

16:00    

Introduction (Roland Borgards, Catrin Gersdorf, Isabel Karremann)

Heiko Paeth: Anthropogenetic Climate Change in the Mirror of Climate History

16:45   

Hannes Bergthaller: The Un-Narratibility of Climate Change

 

Philosophische Fakultät, HS 7 (Am Hubland)

18:00   

CFP: Imagining the 'Indian popular'

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 31, 2016
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Film and Film History, Literature, Music and Music History, Popular Culture Studies, South Asian History / Studies

CALL FOR PAPERS

Imagining the Indian ‘Popular’: Globalization and its discontents

A two-day national conference sponsored by UGC

3-4 March 2016

 

Organised by

Department of English,

Journal for Artistic Research (JAR) issue 9 out now

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Digital Humanities, Humanities, Music and Music History, Research and Methodology

Journal for Artistic Research (JAR) issue 9 out now

The online, peer-reviewed journal for the publication and discussion of artistic research.

http://www.jar-online.net/

JAR is open-access, free to read and to contribute.

 

New issue with contributions by:

Nicole De Brabandere (CH), Markéta Dolejšová (CZ), David Prescott-Steed (AU), Karen Savage (GB) and Mick Douglas (AU), Beth Weinstein (US) & James Oliver (AU).

Symposium on cultural history, musicology, and performance practice- London, UK

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 26, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Music and Music History, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, European History / Studies

“[….] But this transformation of the everyday labour, which turns everyday objects into meta-art, is a secret. The ‘enchanted’ arrive to this truth without the knowledge of the ‘know-how’. The rest are struggling in the shallow ideological and technocratic trends of their time, which constitute the perishable  ‘habitat’, the trending terminology.”      Iannis Xenakis Texts on Music and Architecture.

CFP: East Coast/West Coast: Friends and Feuds | American Studies Association Nov 2016 | Abstracts due 1/21/16

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 21, 2016
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Literature, Popular Culture Studies, Music and Music History

The "East Coast/West Coast" rivalry, distinction, feud, or romance is a recurrent theme in American music and popular culture, most famously in hip hop, but also in rock, jazz, and other genres. How does this dynamic play out in other forms of popular culture, politics, and literature? This panel will enlarge on the East Coast/West Coast theme in relation to this year's conference topic, "Home/Not Home: Centering American Studies Where We Are." We will enlarge on the motif through interdisciplinary conversation, exploring it in relation to multiple genres and modes in U.S.

Call for Chapters (Deadline Extended to February 1, 2016) -- Mysterious Ways: U2 and Religion -- Bloomsbury Press

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 1, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, Music and Music History, Philosophy, Religious Studies and Theology, Cultural History / Studies

* Deadline Extended to February 1, 2016 *

Call for Chapters

Mysterious Ways: U2 and Religion

Bloomsbury Studies in Religion and Popular Music

Edited by Scott Calhoun

“I Gotta Testify”: Conversations on Kanye West, Religion & Hip-Hop

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 2, 2016 to February 1, 2016
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Music and Music History, Popular Culture Studies, Religious Studies and Theology

Is Kanye West taking his listeners to heaven or hell?  Is he a modern day bluesman promoting the devil’s music or a secular alternative to traditional as well as contemporary religious music?  These are important questions to consider when evaluating the spiritual characteristics of hip-hop’s most polarizing artist.  We are seeking contributors to our forthcoming volume: “I Gotta Testify:” Conversations on Kanye West, Religion & Hip-Hop.  Multiple books have been published on hip-hop icon Kanye West including Mark Beaumont’s Kanye West: God and Monster (2015) and Justi

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