Monday, December 10, 2018

CFP: Winter 2019 Chapter Meeting (23 February, Wellesley College (MA))


The Winter 2019 meeting of the New England Chapter of the American Musicological Society will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at Wellesley College in Wellesley, MA.

The Program Committee invites proposals of up to 300 words for 20-minute papers and for roundtable sessions or workshops (pedagogical, performative, and/or scholarly). All abstracts are subject to anonymous review, and submissions from faculty, independent scholars, and graduate students are all encouraged and welcome. Abstracts should be submitted by Tuesday, January 15, 2019 via email to Karen Cook:  kacook -at- hartford.edu.

Please refer to the AMS abstract guidelines: “Proposals should represent the presentation as fully as possible. A successful proposal typically articulates the main aspects of the argument or research findings clearly, positions the author’s contribution with respect to previous scholarship, and suggests the paper’s significance for the musicological community, in language that is accessible to scholars with a variety of specializations.” Applicants may submit only one proposal per meeting; bibliographies, figures, and examples should not be included with your submission. If submitting for a roundtable or workshop, the same guidelines apply, and we would kindly ask for a proposal for the session as a whole, including information for all participants, rather than individual proposals.

Presenters must be members of the American Musicological Society. Those who are not currently dues-paying members of the New England Chapter will be asked to kindly remit the modest Chapter dues ($10).

Program Committee Members:
Karen M. Cook, University of Hartford, chair
Kate Galloway, Wesleyan University
Timothy Mangin, Boston College
Emiliano Ricciardi, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Gail Woldu, Trinity College

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