Conference Programme

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)

2nd Global Conference
Music &….Nationalism

Friday 29th June 2018 – Saturday 30th June 2018
Palermo, Italy

Final Conference Programme

Friday 29th June 2018

08:30 – 09:00
Registration

09:00 – 09:30
Welcome and Opening Words: Niall Scott

09:30 – 10:30
Session 1: Music, Nationalism and Politics – Ideas Wall and Group Discussion
Niall Scott

10:30 – 11:00
Tea/Coffee

11:00 – 12:30
Session 2: Music of Protest and Resistance: Colonial and Postcolonial Concerns
Chair: Anaïs Maro

Booing Their Own National Anthem: Hong Kong’ Postcolonial Misidentification
Leiya Lee

“March of the Volunteers”: from Music of Resistance to National Anthem
Ling Zhang

12:30 – 14:00
Lunch

14:00 – 15:30
Session 3: Music of Protest and Resistance
Chair: Sonali Barua

Protest Songs – Seeds of Hope
Rebecca Jacoby

“Land of the Free?”: The United States National Anthem Protest
Nicholas Villanueva

15:30 – 16:00
Tea/Coffee

16:00 – 17:00
Session 4: Roundtable
Moderator: Niall Scott

17:00 – 17:30
End of Day 1 Consolidation and Cross Panel Issues

17:30
Wine and Drinks Reception

 

Saturday 30th June 2018

09:00 – 10:30
Session 5:  National Anthems and Controversies
Chair: Rebecca Jacoby

The Kalifornia Dreamstock of The Yankee Reaper: Subversions of Nationalism in the Music of Carl Stone
Jack Goldstein

National Anthem Controversy and the ‘Spirit of Language’ Myth in Japan
Naoko Hosokawa

Nationalism, Fascism and Identity in English Extreme Metal Music
Niall Scott

10:30 – 11:00
Tea/Coffee

11.00 – 12.30
Session 6: Indian Nationalism and Music: Contemporary Perspectives
Chair: Leiya Lee

The Affective Resonances of Gharana: 21st Century Anamnesis in Indian Raga Music
Sonali Barua

Anthem of Nationalism: Music and Governance in Today’s India
Budhaditya Bhattacharyya

12.30 – 14.00
Lunch

14.00 – 15.30
Session 7: National Identity, Imagination and Myth
Chair: Ling Zhang

Imagining Oromumma in Music: A History of Oromo Nationalism and the Birth of Oromo Music
Anaïs Maro

Variations on a Nationalistic Theme: Subjectivity and Agency in Nineteen-Century Improvisation
Angeles Sancho-Velázquez

15:30 – 16:00
Tea/Coffee

16.00 – 17.00
Session 8: End of Day 2 Consolidation and Cross Panel Issues

17.00 – 17:30
Development Planning, Final Words, Photographs & Goodbyes

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