The Society for Musicology at Florida State University is pleased to announce the seventh annual Southern Graduate Music Research Symposium, Friday and Saturday, September 15-16, 2017 at the Florida State University College of Music in Tallahassee, Florida.
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:
- Name, institutional affiliation, and degree program
- Email address
- Audio-visual requirements
The above items should be submitted electronically (PDF or Word document, Word preferred) to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Submissions must be received by 11:59 PM EST on August 8, 2017. Participants will be notified of their 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.