CFP: Music and Social Conflicts – Zapruder World Introduction Music has often been described as a “soundtrack” for social conflicts. However, as recent scholarship has begun to demonstrate, music’s role within social movements and conflicts runs much deeper than just sonic representation. Indeed, in both its auditory and lyrical forms, music has played a multifaceted role within many social movements, conflicts, and … Read more

Extreme Sounds Studies – New Series

EXTREME SOUNDS STUDIES GLOBAL SOCIO-CULTURAL EXPLORATIONS A SERIES EDITED BY NIALL SCOTT, NELSON VARAS-DÍAZ, AND BRYAN BARDINE ABOUT THE SERIES: Music and sound do not take place in a social vacuum. They manifest themselves, and are a reflection of, particular social contexts. They are grounded in geographies, people’s lived experiences, and specific events. Therefore, when … Read more

CFP: Themed session “Popular Music and Philosophy”, MPSG 2021, July 2021, King’s College London.

CFP: Popular Music & Philosophy Conceptual reflection on music has an eminent tradition in western philosophy that can be traced back to Pythagoras. Yet, what emerged as popular music at the end of the nineteenth century has long been ignored, whether in debates regarding musical hermeneutics and phenomenology in the continental tradition or in debates … Read more

CFP: Women and feminine discourses in popular music and literature

UPCOMING CFP: Editors of the academic journal „Annales Universitatis Paedagogicae Cracoviensis. Studia de Cultura” (ISSN 2083-7275, e-ISSN 2391-4432, DOI 10.24917/20837275) invites you to publication in the next volume of the journal, entitled:Women and feminine discourses in popular music and literature. Suggested thematic areas:1. Women and feminine discourses in popular music• The work of pop, hip-hop, … Read more

CFP: CIRCLE OF LIFE CONFERENCE: “Heavy metal music, culture and philosophy” Literature, Animals and Veganism CIRCLE OF LIFE CONFERENCE  “Heavy metal music, culture and philosophy”Literature, Animals and Veganism1st edition, Pula, 2020.International Scientific Conference 6th – 7th August 2020Faculty of Interdisciplinary, Italian and Cultural StudiesJuraj Dobrila University of Pula (Croatia)  First Notification This year, specifically February 13, 2020, marks the 50th anniversary of the release of the album “Black Sabbath” … Read more