[Call for Papers] 2016 Southern Graduate Music Research Symposium

2016 Southern Graduate Music Research Symposium
University of Georgia, Athens, September 16-17, 2016
Submission Deadline: August 1, 2016

The University of Georgia Musicology/Ethnomusicology Student Association is pleased to announce the sixth annual Southern Graduate Music Research Symposium, Friday and Saturday, September 16-17, 2013 at the University of Georgia Hugh Hodgson School of Music in Athens, Georgia.

Call for Papers

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 (PDF or Word document, Word preferred) to the following email address: ugamusicology -at- gmail.com

Extended deadline for submissions is August 7, 2016. Participants will be notified of acceptance by August 15th.

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.