Department of Music

British Wagnerism
Oxford, June 2004

Call for Papers - 'British Wagnerism in the Fin de Siecle'

St. Peter's College, Oxford

This conference will be held on 30 June 2004 and hopes to bring together a variety of
scholars to discuss the influence of Wagner upon musical life in Britain up until the
First World War.  Papers and presentations should be around 20 minutes, followed by
10 minutes for questions. Proposed sessions include:

  Wagner in Translation
  Wagner in British Musicology
  Wagner and Literature
  Wagner and Society (Critics and Commentators)
  Wagner's Influence on Musical Life (Composers and Performers)
  Wagner and British Aesthetics

Abstracts should be sent to by 30 January, 2004.