GOLDSMITHS, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON
21 - 22 NOVEMBER 2009
CALL FOR PAPERS
International Symposium presented by the Centre for Russian Music, the Alfred Schnittke Archive ( Goldsmiths, University of London) , in association with London Philharmonic Orchestra and Southbank Centre, London.
Saturday 21 November 2009 – Deptford Town Hall, London
Sunday 22 November 2009 - Purcell Room, Southbank Centre , London
Proposals are invited for papers (20 minutes) on any topic related to Schnittke and his work in its broadest context.
Suggested themed sessions:
--Schnittke, Soviet and Post-Soviet culture/Politics
--Shostakovich and Schnittke
--Schnittke and German culture
--Schnittke and Western post-modernism
--Schnittke , film industry and pop music
--Schnittke and music theory and analysis
Abstracts of up to 250 words for papers in English should be sent to Alexander Ivashkin (firstname.lastname@example.org) The deadline for receipt of abstracts is 10 April, 2009. Abstracts may be sent as attachments (in Word documents in or in Rich Text Format) but please back up the attachment with a plain-text version in the main e-mail. They should be accompanied by information about the author under the following headings:
Address of Institution
Phone, Fax, E-Mail
The final decision on abstracts will be made by 11 May, 2009, and contributors will be informed very soon thereafter.
Selected papers will be published.