The Department of Music at St Patrick’s College, Dublin City University is delighted to host an interdisciplinary forum on Approaches to Popular Music Studies in Dublin and beyond. Uniting, for the first time in Dublin, scholars, educators, and practitioners working across the diverse fields of popular music studies, this roundtable will address the academic study of contemporary popular music in Ireland.
Invited forum guest speakers include:
Barbara Bradby (Independent Scholar)
Sara Cohen (Institute of Popular Music, University of Liverpool)
Aileen Dillane (Irish Academy of World Music & Dance, University of Limerick)
Mark Greaney (BIMM Dublin)
Liz Greene (Dublin City University)
J. Griffith Rollefson (University College Cork)
The official report and new Dublin Music Map will be launched from 12:30-1pm, presided by Professor Daire Keogh (President, St Patrick’s College) and Mark Rowlette (Fáilte Ireland).
When: 10.30am-1pm, Friday 10 June 2016
Where: Cregan Library, St Patrick’s College, Dublin City University
All Welcome. Questions and comments from the floor are warmly encouraged. Entrance to the forum is free but registration required.
To register, email forum organiser: Áine Mangaoang, firstname.lastname@example.org
This forum precedes the Society of Musicology Ireland’s 14th Annual Conference, hosted by the Dept. of Music, St Patrick’s College, DCU, June 10-12, 2016.