Queer Sounds and Spaces Symposium at the University of Turku

Prof. Stan Hawkins and Mats Johansson to present at University of Turku's Queer Sounds and Spaces Symposium

Professor Stan Hawkins and Postdoctoral research fellow Mats Johansson will serve as invited presenters at the University of Turku's "Queer Sounds and Spaces Symposium" on October 16th and 17th, 2013. Prof. Hawkins will present two keynote addresses at the event, the first entitled "Hyperembodiment and Agency in the Pop Video" and the second: "Queer's Pop Compulsion: 'Love is a Bourgeois Construct.'" Mats Johansson will present his recent work on queer musical aesthetics in contemporary folk entitled "Gendered musical spaces: Subversion and queering in contemporary Scandinavian folk music." The symposium features leading thinkers in music and queer performance and is open to the public. For more information: 

http://www.utu.fi/fi/yksikot/hum/yksikot/musiikkitiede/ajankohtaista/Sivut/queer-symposium.aspx

Published Oct. 11, 2013 2:00 PM - Last modified Oct. 11, 2013 2:02 PM