MUSIC AND THE MOVING IMAGE IV
CONFERENCE at NYU Steinhardt,
May 29-31, 2009
CALL FOR PAPERS
The fourth annual conference, Music and the Moving
submissions from scholars and practitioners
that explore the relationship
between music and the entire universe of
moving images (film, television, iPod,
computer, video games, and interactive
performances) through paper presentations and plenary sessions.
This year two keynote addresses, Philip
Tagg, Univ. of Montreal (Kojak: 50 Seconds of Television Music;
Ten Little Title Tunes) and Caryl Flinn, Univ.
of Arizona (Strains of Utopia: New
German Cinema) will be presented. In addition, a screening
of Peggy Stern’s Chuck Jones: Memories of Childhood with
a discussion about animated films will be a
featured part of the Saturday evening program.
Streaming video versions of
presentations will be available only at
NYU from May 29 - June 1, 2009.
Accepted papers will be considered for
inclusion in the peer-reviewed online
journal Music and the Moving Image: http://mmi.press.uiuc.edu/
The Program Committee includes Caryl Flinn, Univ. of Arizona (Music and Cinema (anthology); Brass Diva); Richard Peña, Professor of Film Studies, Columbia Univ. (Program Director of the Film Society of Lincoln Center); Robynn Stilwell, Georgetown Univ. (Musicals: Hollywood and Beyond; Composing for the Screen in Germany and the USSR: Cultural Politics and Propaganda); and coeditors of Music and the Moving Image, Gillian B. Anderson (Haexan; Pandora’s Box; Music for Silent Film 1892-1929: A Guide); and NYU faculty, Ron Sadoff (The Moon and the Son: An Imagined Conversation; Chuck Jones: Memories of Childhood). The conference will run in conjunction with the NYU/ASCAP Film Scoring Workshop in Memory of Buddy Baker (May 20-29, 2009).
MaMI Conference website: http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/music/scoring/conference/
Abstracts or synopses of papers (250 words) should be submitted to: Dr. Ron Sadoff, chair of the program committee, by no later than Dec. 12, 2008.
E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for
Ron Sadoff, New York University 35 West 4th St Rm 777, New York, NY, 10012
Conference fee (May 29, 30, 31): $150.00 - Students: $75.00, Housing Available
MUSIC AND PERFORMING ARTS PROFESSIONS
35 West 4th Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10012