Saturday 14th May 2011
Lecture Theatre, lower ground floor,
Institute of Advanced Legal Studies,
17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5D
The Latin American Music Seminar is a British forum for Latin American music research that meets twice yearly. Please contact Henry Stobart (email@example.com) if you would like to be included on the mailing list, or if you wish to offer a presentation or to perform at a future seminar.
10.45 Fiorella Montero (Royal Holloway, University of London), To mix or not to mix? Musical expressions of identity among Lima’s privileged
11.30 Gonzalo Araoz (University of Cumbria), Alba: Rhythm, memory and temporal perception in the Carnival of Oruro, Bolivia
12.15 Ruth Hellier-Tinoco (University of Winchester), Embodying Mexico: Tourism, Nationalism and Performance (book release: Oxford University Press)
1.00 Lunch (sandwiches provided)
2.15 James Kent (Royal Holloway, University of London), Louder than war: Manic Street Preachers in Havana.
3.00 Lorna Dillon (Kings College, University of London), Visual Music: the Representation of Music and Popular Songs in Violeta Parra´s Visual Art.
3.45 Tea followed by live music performed by Johnny Rodriguez, family and friends.
We ask for a contribution of £5.00 towards coffee, tea and lunch (unless giving a paper or performing). If you wish to attend, please inform Henry Stobart by Wednesday 11th May: email: firstname.lastname@example.org
We are grateful to the Institute for the Study of the Americas and the Institute of Musical Research for their support of this seminar series.