Music and Cultural Studies / Musik und Kulturwissenschaft
The Study Group on Music and Cultural Studies focuses on research about the construction of cultural and social functions assigned to music and on the interpretation of meanings communicated by a variety of musical manifestations. For this purpose, the Study Group on Music and Cultural Studies organizes regular meetings, panels, and workshops, and also prepares publications.
Meetings in 2015/16
“Lines between: Culture and Empire in the Eastern Mediterranean,” co-hosted by the European University Cyprus and Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, Nicosia, 3–6 June, 2015: http://linesbetweenceem.org/.
The planned activities for 2016 also include a conference of the Study Group in Switzerland organized by Antonio Baldassarre.
, Penzinger Strasse 25/12, AT-1140 Wien, Österreich
Activities in 2014
The main activity of the IMS Study Group on Music and Cultural Studies in 2014 was the international conference on “Music in/on War: On the occasion of the First World War centenary,” held at the Sismanoglio Megaro (Greek Cultural Center) in Istanbul, on 20 September, 2014. For details see the pdf file.