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Annual Music Graduate Exchange Conference for the East and South East of England

Music Department, Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX
Saturday 24 June 2006

Call for Papers

We invite you to take part in the AHRC-funded Graduate Exchange Conference
for postgraduate students studying at universities in the East and South
East of England. This year, the conference is hosted by the Music
Department at Royal Holloway, University of London. It aims to be an ideal
forum for graduate students to present new research and work-in-progress,
to get to know one another, and to exchange ideas in an informal setting.

Proposals for 20-minute papers are welcome from all graduate students,
especially Master's students, working in every area of musicology.
Abstracts for individual papers should be no longer than 300 words.

In order to encourage the spirit of exchange, we would like to commission
10-minute responses to individual papers which will be read prior to
discussion. If you would like to be a respondent, please submit a brief
outline of your research interests. We particularly encourage students who
do not feel ready to present their own work but who would nevertheless
like to take an active part to be respondents.

Proposals for sessions including two or three papers are also welcome.
Please provide a brief description of the session's theme along with the

The day will conclude with a round-table discussion followed by an
opportunity to continue discussion over drinks.

Submissions, including name, email address, institutional affiliation and
any audio-visual requirements, should be submitted by email to James Olsen
( no later than Monday 17 April 2006. If you are
submitting an abstract, please indicate whether you are happy for someone
to write a response to your paper (in which case you will need to have
completed your paper at least two weeks before the conference).

Registration is free of charge and we hope to make a contribution towards
speakers. travel expenses. Full details of the conference will be
announced in May 2006.

For further information, please contact James Olsen (

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