Music &….Nationalism

Posted by on 29/06/2018

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Date(s) - 29/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
8:30 am - 6:00 pm

Palermo 2018


LONDON, ENGLAND – SEPTEMBER 11: Conductor Jiri Belohlavek and soloist Renee Fleming perform ‘Rule Britannia’ at the last night of the Proms at the Royal Albert Hall on September 11, 2010 in London, England. (Photo by Matt Kent/WireImage)

The spectre of national anthems being sung at mass events, political rallies and the use of pop music and established musicians providing endorsements at political rallies suggest that the relationship between music and the spirit nationalism is as strong as it has been since its emergence as a feature of 19th century romantic music. This conference aims to bring together interdisciplinary research perspectives on the relationship between music and nationalism.

For further details and information please visit the conference web page.