Conference Programme

Music & … Nationalism
3rd Global Interdisciplinary Conference

Saturday 12th  June 2021 – Sunday 13th June 2021

Saturday, 12th June 2021

15:00 – 15:15 Welcome and Introduction to the Platform: Progressive Connexions Team

15:15 – 15:45 Opening Words and Welcome Discussion by the Event Leader

15:45 – 16:00 Break

16:00 -17:30 Session 1: Constructing Identities
Chair: Rachel Coombes

School Songs: Anthemic Colloquies on Independent School Identity
Emma Bryden

A qualitative research on the construction of national identity in and through popular music: the case of Belgium and Flanders
Hanne Van Haelter

17:00 – 18:00 Long Break

18:00 – 19.30 Session 2: Anthems and Ideologies
Chair: Hanne Van Haelter

Who Gets to Sing the Song: Who Gets to Sing the Song: The Statues of Iranian Singers Who Become the Echo of People’s Resistance
Mehdi Rezania

Ideological reconciliation: French nationalism and Wagnerism in the music of Vincent d’Indy
Rachel Coombes

19.30-19.45 Break

19.45-20.30 End of Opening Day Discussion and Consolidation

Sunday, 13th June 2021

15:00 – 16:30 Session 3: Music and Resistance
Chair: Christopher Smith

Experimental Music Performances for a People to Come: A Transversal Analysis of the Free Jazz-Black Power and the Jazz Libre-Quebec Liberation Movement Assemblage’
Hubert Gendron-Blais

Heavy Metal and Taiwanese Nationalism: ChthoniC’s Campaign Concert during 2020 Election
Hsaing-Yu Feng

16:30 – 16:45 Break

16:45 –18:15 Session 4: Rock and Nation
Chair:Marrie Bennett

Greenlandic Rock and Revolution
Eric Nay

“We are Building the New Society within the Shell of the Old”: Punk-Rock Dance’s Anti-Imperialist Communities of Resistance
Christopher Smith

18:15 – 18:45 Long Break

18:45 – 19:30 Group Workshop Session (Publications/Ideas)

19:30 – 19:45 Break

19:45 – 20:30 End of Day Discussion, Closing Thoughts, Goodbyes