CFP: AMS Capital Chapter, Peabody Conservatory, Baltimore, 13 Apr 2013
- CFP: Spring 2013 AMS Capital Chapter Meeting, April 13, Peabody Conservatory
Abstracts are now being accepted for the Spring Meeting of the Capital Chapter of the American Musicological Society, which will be held on Saturday, April 13 on the Peabody Conservatory campus in Baltimore, Maryland.
Please submit abstracts of no more than 500 words via email to Christina Taylor Gibson (ctgibs at gmail.com or taylorc at cua.edu) as an attachment in Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF.
The deadline for abstracts is Friday, 29 March 2013.
Papers should not exceed 20 minutes, with an additional ten minutes for questions. The abstract should summarize the argument and line of reasoning to be presented in the paper and explain how the research findings contribute to or change current scholarly thinking.
The morning session of the spring meeting will feature student finalists for the 2013 Lowens Award competition. There is a separate procedure to have a paper considered for this session. Please contact the Vice-Chair, Ronit Seter, for more information: rseter at mindspring.com.
More details about the meeting, including directions, hotel options, and the preliminary program and abstracts will be sent to members registered on the Chapter Listserv and posted on the Chapter website as the meeting approaches.
The AMS Capital Chapter encompasses the District of Columbia, Maryland, and parts of Virginia and West Virginia. However, members of the American Musicological Society who live outside the geographical boundaries of the Chapter can submit papers for our meetings provided that they also submit an application for Chapter membership and pay dues before they present at the meeting. More information about membership is available on the Chapter website: http://www.ams-net.org/chapters/capital.