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AMS, New England Chapter, Winter Meeting 1998
Wellesley, MA, February 1998

AMS, New England Chapter Winter Meeting 1998 Wellesley College Wellesley, MA 7 February 1998
The Winter meeting of the New England Chapter of the AMS will be held at Wellesley College in Wellesley, MA, in the Jewett Arts Center on Saturday, February 7, beginning at 10:00 am. The *revised* list of papers is given below. Roger Freitas is handling the local arrangements, and you can reach him at 617-283-2861. If you have questions about transportation, there are some marvelously detailed travel instructions on the Wellesley web-site (http://www.wellesley.edu), and if it snows (or sleets, ices, hails, or ooblecks) there are numerous ways besides driving to get there from the Boston area. ********************** 9:30-10:00 am--Coffee & Donuts Morning Session (10:00 am--12 noon) Charles Turner (Hartt School of Music): "Canonical Conundrum or Paradoxical Paradigm? Verbal Canon in the Early Renaissance" Elizabeth Crownfield (New York Univ.): "Morley at 400: The 'Plaine and Easie Introduction' as a 16th-century Dialogue" Jess Tyre (Yale Univ.): "'Patriotism et bon goût': Music and the Paris Commune of 1871" 12 noon--Break for lunch, followed by Business Meeting (1:30--2:00 pm) Afternoon Session (2:00--3:30 pm) JoAnn Koh (Boston Univ.): "Toru Takemitsu and the Japanese Garden: Temporal Continuity and Formal Processes in Fantasma / Cantos (1991)" Gregory Karl (Boston Symphony Orch.): "McClary and Tchaikovsky: Narrative Paradigms and Cultural-Historical Determinism" Respondent: Timothy Jackson (Toronto) 3:30 pm Reception ****************************