We find ourselves, arguably, on the brink of a third digital revolution--Web 3.0 constituted by an Internet of things that send and receive data-
Yale Journal of Music & Religion invites papers for the upcoming special issue Vol. 5, No. 2, “Music, Sound, and the Aurality of the Environment in the Anthropocene: Spiritual and Religious Perspectives,” guest-edited by Kate Galloway (submissions close September 1, 2018). Papers on a range of music and religion topics are always welcome for consideration in general issues.
EXTENDED DEADLINE for call for papers for the Subcultures panel at the 9th Annual International PopCAANZ Conference to be held at Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand, July 2 - 4, 2018.
Submission deadline for abstract proposal submissions: May 4, 2018.
Bertolt Brecht was confronted with the alien throughout his life. He was exposed to it everywhere he lived, and in all venues he inhabited, he was as a stranger among strangers. Furthermore, he made the experience of the alien into the linchpin of his entire artistic project. His plays, prose, and poetry, as well as the texts he wrote about theater and the other arts, about politics and society, tell us that the experience of being alien is the precondition for the possibility of a future community among strangers.
Call for Nominations
Award for Best Essay in Popular Music Scholarship
Deadline: June 17, 2018
The Popular Music Study Group of the AMS invites nominations for its second annual Award for the Best Essay in Popular Music Scholarship. The award will be presented for a journal article or chapter in an edited collection. It is open to scholars of any rank.
The Society for American Music is now accepting applications for the its annual awards and fellowships. Please see each listing at www.american-music.org for complete information. Opportunities are listed by deadline, soonest first.
Wiley Housewright Dissertation Award
In Media Res has calls for proposals for the month of April: http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/imr/current-calls
First, we are still accepting proposals for a theme week on Paul Thomas Anderson. The deadline for proposals is Monday, April 2. Here is a link to the call: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1uEcT6Fk0S06bEI7KQlVP2YubMWAHo26K0Swr...
The 4th Biennial Show & Prove Hip Hop Studies Conference 2018 is now accepting proposals for papers, panels, performances, workshops, films, and roundtables to be included in this year's conference. The keywords are hustling and response/ability.
Special Issue of Studies in American Jewish Literature
Guest editors: Jonathan Freedman and Laurence Roth
The 2018 Annual Meeting of the Charles Wesley Society will be held on 9-11 August at the New Room, Bristol. The New Room was built by John Wesley in 1739 and is the oldest Methodist building in the world. The programme will include a keynote address by Dr Martin Clarke, author of British Methodist Hymnody: Theology, Heritage, and Experience (Routledge, 2017) and visits to historic Wesley sites in Bristol, including Charles Wesley's home.