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The Southeast and Caribbean Chapter of the Society for Ethnomusicology, Annual Conference

Athens, GA, March 16-17, 2007

Call for Papers

Postmark Deadline: Friday, December 1, 2006
The Southeast and Caribbean Chapter of the Society for Ethnomusicology
(SEM- SEC) is pleased to announce its 2007 Annual Meeting in Athens,
Georgia, to be held jointly with Music Theory Southeast (MTSE) and the
South Central Chapter of the American Musicological Society (AMS-SC) on
Friday and Saturday, March 16 and 17, hosted by the Hugh Hodgson School of
Music at the University of Georgia.  Proposals for presentations, special
sessions, papers with a performance component, and panel discussions are
solicited on any topic related to ethnomusicology. Presentations will be
limited to twenty minutes. The Program Committees encourages proposals
that address traditional music of the South and independent/progressive
rock.  Proposals on other topics are also welcome.

For consideration please submit an abstract with a maximum limit of 250
words, suitable for publication.  Abstracts should be concise but
thorough, and should indicate clearly the scope of research, methods, and
conclusions. They should also appear in a format suitable for direct
publication in the abstract booklet. Include title, centered at the top of
the page and, at the bottom right, author's name, institutional
affiliation or place of residence.

Students whose abstracts are selected by the Program committee will be
eligible for the Dale Olsen prize for the best student paper (see

Please include the following with your proposal: name, address,
institutional affiliation, e-mail address, phone number, and AV equipment
Submissions deadline: Friday, December 1, 2006. 
Email proposals to Gavin Douglas, Program Chair:

Gavin Douglas, Program Chair
Southeast and Caribbean chapter of the Society for Ethnomusicology, SEM-SEC
School of Music
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Greensboro, NC 27402-6170

We look forward to welcoming you to the "Mega Regional Conference"
representing the complementary disciplines of theory, ethnomusicology, and
musicology on March 16-17, 2007 in Athens, Georgia.
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