Symposium on the 50th anniversary of the death of Hanns Eisler
Organised by the International Hanns Eisler Society
in association with the Akademie der Künste, Berlin
Dates: 6–8 September 2012
Venue: Akademie der Künste, Hanseatenweg 10, 10557 Berlin, Germany
The conference will focus on a critical assessment of research trends to the present day and the outlook for future study of the work, life and aesthetics of the composer.
Areas of particular interest include:
– Analysis (methods, models, problems)
– Reception (performance, scholarship, politics)
– Eisler’s position in the history of 20th century music
The conference languages are German and English.
Please submit abstracts (c. 150 words) by Monday, 2 January 2012 to firstname.lastname@example.org. Notification of acceptance and the conference programme will be sent in the course of January 2012.
Please also see http://www.hannseisler.net for further information.