The latest issue of Perfect Beat (the first of the 2011 special issues on South Asian music) has been published. The second issue in the two-part ‘series’ will be out shortly. Continue reading “Latest issue of Perfect Beat”
Recently published journal issue that may be of interest:
The programme for the upcoming 2011 IASPM-ANZ conference in Wellington is now available here.
Dates: 18-20 June 2012
Location: Hotel Windsor, 111 Spring Street, Melbourne, Australia
Conference Organisers: Associate Professor Shane Homan (Monash University, Professor Martin Cloonan (University of Glasgow), Dr Jennifer Cattermole (Otago University)
Keynote Speaker: Professor John Street, University of East Anglia
The early-bird conference registration rate has now finished. Conference registration is currently $200 NZD or $160 AUD (not including the conference dinner of $35 NZD).
Many thanks to those of you who have already registered. For those of you who have not yet registered, we would ask that you let us know as soon as possible, and no later than November 10th, as to whether or not you are attending. This is for the purposes of programming as well as catering, etc.
Call for contributions – Transposition. Musique et sciences sociales nº 3 (http://transposition-revue.org/)
Queer theory is likely one of the most well-known and controversial recent schools of thought, and its impact has been felt in the academic world and beyond. It appeared in the early 1990s in the United States, as a direct offshoot of LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered) collectives, the work of Foucault (in particular, his History of Sexuality and ideas such as “biopolitics”), and Derrida’s deconstructionism. Continue reading “CFP: “Music and Queer Theory””
Don’t forget to submit a publication to the rather lucrative ($500AUD) IASPM-ANZ Publication Prize. The deadline for submissions has been extended to Friday 7 October 2011. If you have a publication that came out in 2010, then you could be
eligible. More information and application form.
For those attending the conference in Wellington in November, registration is now open.
For those attending the conference in Wellington in November, some accommodation and travel information.