Arts & Humanities Research Institute

Eighth Annual SMI Postgraduate Students’ Conference

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The Eighth Annual SMI Postgraduate Students’ Conference will be hosted by the School of Creative Arts and Technologies at Ulster University, Magee Campus, Derry/Londonderry. It will run from lunchtime on Thursday 29 January to early evening on Friday 30 January 2015.

The conference committee has selected about 30 proposals from potential contributors in all areas of musicology/history of musical cultures. Individual papers will be 20 minutes long, to be followed by 10 minutes’ discussion. Precise details of the conference programme will be announced at the beginning of January 2015.

The keynote address will be given by Professor Burt Feintuch of the University of New Hampshire on the Friday evening.

A list of accommodation can be found on the front page of the Tourist Information Centre website.

All other enquiries should be sent to or to the Conference Director, Dr Liz Doherty.

The committee would like to thank the conference sponsors: the Society for Musicology in Ireland, the Arts and Humanities Research Institute at Ulster University, UCD Press and Routledge.