Keynote this week at Football Conference, Limerick

I'm travelling over to Limerick today to be part of an exciting conference on the sociologies of football and music: The Football Collective Conference Limerick 23-24 November 2017 I'll be speaking about the power of metaphor in football music and conflict. Football is rich in metaphor and rich in social belonging and division. My particular … Continue reading Keynote this week at Football Conference, Limerick

Upcoming Talk this Wednesday Glasgow Uni practice as research

Memory, Music and Movement An AHRC-North Atlantic Fiddle Convention (NAFCo) Networking Project Wednesday 15 November, 5.15pm University of Glasgow (14 University Gardens, Glasgow G12 8QH, Room 2) ‘Prolegomena to Practice-Based Research in Traditional Music’, Simon McKerrell   Wednesday 6 December 2017, 4.00pm Newcastle University, the International Centre for Music Studies (ICMuS, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU) … Continue reading Upcoming Talk this Wednesday Glasgow Uni practice as research

Upcoming Talk Glasgow for NAFCo

I'm giving a paper soon please do consider coming along if you're interested, University of Glasgow, 15th November 2017: Prolegomena to Practice-Based Research in Traditional Music 15 November 2017, 17:15 - 19:00 Memory, Music and Movement An AHRC-North Atlantic Fiddle Convention (NAFCo) Networking Project The Elphinstone Institute of the University of Aberdeen in partnership with … Continue reading Upcoming Talk Glasgow for NAFCo