[Call for Papers] Southern Graduate Music Research Symposium

The Society for Musicology at Florida State University is pleased to announce the fourth annual Southern Graduate Music Research Symposium.

Call for Papers

The 2014 Southern Graduate Music Research Symposium will take place on September 12-13 at the Florida State University College of Music, Tallahassee FL. The symposium’s program committee invites all graduate students to submit abstracts for papers and presentations related to historical musicology, ethnomusicology, vernacular or popular music traditions, world music cultures, and music theory and analysis. The presentation format will be a twenty-minute paper followed by a ten-minute discussion. Abstracts must not exceed 250 words and should demonstrate a clear focus or statement of the problem, research methodology, and conclusions.

Submissions should include:

1. Name, institutional affiliation, and degree program

2. Email address

3. Audio-visual requirements

The above items should be submitted electronically (PDF or Word document, Word preferred) to the following email address: fsusgmrs@gmail.com

Submissions must be received by 11:59 PM EST on August 1, 2014.

The Southern Graduate Music Research Symposium is a collaborative event, organized by and for graduate students, whose mission is to support graduate student research in music and to foster a collegial research environment among regional schools in the South.