IASPM (ANZ Branch) Conference, 2014 CFPs – University of Otago, 5-7 December

IASPM (ANZ Branch) Conference, 2014  Conference Title: Into the Mix: People, Places, Processes   Conference Dates: 5-7 December 2014 Venue: St David Theatre Complex, corner of St David and Cumberland Streets, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand Organizing Committee: Jen Cattermole, Henry Johnson and Oli Wilson The theme of this year’s conference is “Into the Mix”. The “mix” is both literal (referring to …

IASPM ANZ/NZ publication prizes: 2013

IASPM ANZ/NZ publication prizes: 2013 (acknowledging 2012 publications). Just a reminder that IASPM ANZ/NZ is again offering publication prizes for Regional and Open (Research outside of ANZ) publications achieved by current, financial members. Click on the links below for more details Publication Prize 2013 Open Publication Prize 2013 Regional NEW DUE DATE: 8 October, 2013.

Call for papers: Australasian Music Research at Lyrebird Press (Melbourne)

Australasian Music Research at Lyrebird Press (Melbourne), the only Australian publisher’s series dedicated to research in Australasian music, invites proposals for volumes of approximately 70,000 words in any area relating to Australasian music. Proposals considered include monographs, edited collections of essays, conference proceedings, anthologies and bio-bibliographies. Guidelines for the preparation of proposals can be found …

SYMPOSIUM: Spanish musics and their [Western] Others: Negotiating identity and exoticism

Friday 7 December – Saturday 8 December 2012 Melbourne Conservatorium of Music, The University of Melbourne Royal Parade, Parkville Western Music and entertainment have drawn on features of Spanish music and dance for over 200 years, building on them as cornerstones of musical exoticism. These constructions of musical exoticism have in turn informed different manifestations …

Call for Nominations for 2012-13 IASPM-ANZ Committee

Nominations are invited for the following executive and non-executive positions: Chair Treasurer Secretary Publications Officer (IASPM-ANZ Website and Related Publications) New Zealand Representative (non-executive) Nominations must be received via email by Monday 26 November 2012 (5pm), after which all members will be notified of the nominees. For more information or to download a nomination form click …

AGM 2012: Call for Agenda Items

If you have any items of business you would like raised, please forward these to Julie Rickwood for inclusion in the Agenda for the 2012 AGM:   secretary@nulliaspm.org.au The minutes for the 2011 AGM can be accessed at: http://iaspm.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/IASPM-ANZ-AGM-minutes-2011.pdf

Conference 2012 – Student Travel Grants

The Executive of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music Australia-New Zealand branch, in conjunction with the organising committee of the IASPM-ANZ Conference 2012, would like to call for applications for Postgraduate Student Travel Grants. These $100 grants are intended to help fund the expenses of student members who are presenting papers at the IASPM-ANZ Conference, …

Call for Submissions: 2012 IASPM-ANZ Publication Prizes

The Executive of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music Australia-New Zealand branch (IASPM-ANZ) is calling for applications for IASPM-ANZ Publication Prizes. There are 2 categories this year: Category 1: Australia / New Zealand Region, and Category 2: Open Region (outside Australia / New Zealand). For more information on prizes, or to download …