Events, CfPs & more

These are general posts related to events (including the biennial ISMMS conferences), calls for proposals (to conferences or edited collections), information about new publications, and other announcements about metal music studies activities.

Recent posts

Letter From the ISMMS Board

Dear ISMMS members and friends, During this stressful and uncertain time, the ISMMS Executive Board would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a safe and healthy time while the pandemic runs through the world. We know this is a difficult time for many people around the world, and we...

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ISMMS 2021 – Mexico City, June 15th – 18th!

Save the date!From June 15 to 18, 2021, the 5th International Society for Metal Music Studies Biennial Research Conference will be held in Mexico City - Heavy Metal in the Global South: Multi-Regional Perspectives.Call for proposals coming soon!Colegio de San Ildefonso, National...

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New Book – Heavy Metal in Argentina

A new book is up for pre-orders. "Heavy Metal in Argentina: In Black We are Seen" is a collaboration between the Grupo de investigación Interdisciplinario Heavy Metal Argentino and Heavy Metal Studies - Latin America. More info and pre-order here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1789382998/

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New book chapter

A chapter about black metal was recently published in a new anthology.https://www.su.se/hsd/english/research/publications/assistant-professor-ketil-thorgersen-publishes-an-article-about-black-metal-music-1.484328

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