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MUSIC AND PROPAGANDA IN THE SHORT TWENTIETH CENTURY - 18-20 May 2012, Pistoia ITALY
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Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
The Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini of Lucca/Pistoia (http://www.luigiboccherini.org) and the Association “Amici di Groppoli” of Pistoia, in association with the University of Granada (I+D+I HAR2010-17968. Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovacion de España), is pleased to invite submissions of proposals for the symposium "Music and Propaganda in the Short Twentieth Century", to be held in Pistoia, Palazzo dei Vescovi, from Friday 18 until Sunday 20 May 2012. This project aims to study the relationships between music and propaganda in twentieth-century Europe, devoting particular attention to Germany, the Iberian Peninsula and Italy. The conference will examine the points of intersection between music and the political sphere within both institutional and non-institutional contexts.
Federico Celestini (Universität Innsbruck), Roberto Illiano (Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini, Lucca), Massimiliano Locanto (Università degli Studi di Salerno), Fulvia Morabito (Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini, Lucca), Gemma Pérez Zalduondo (Universidad de Granada), Massimiliano Sala (Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini, Pistoia)
* María Isabel Cabrera García and Gemma Pérez Zalduondo (Universidad de Granada)
* Luca Sala (Université de Poitiers)
The official languages of the conference will be English and Italian. Papers selected for presentation at the conference will be published in a miscellaneous volume for the Speculum Musicae series (Brepols Publishers).
The committee will make its final decisions on the abstracts by the 15th of February 2012, and contributors will be informed immediately thereafter. Further information about the programme, registration, travel and accommodation will be announced by the 1st of March 2012.
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