Fall Meeting of the Capital Chapter
of the
American Musicological Society 
Saturday, September 21, 2019
The Library of Congress, Jefferson Building -Whittall Pavilion
Washington, DC

Submission Deadline: Monday, August 12, 2019

The Capital Chapter of the AMS invites proposals for papers, lecture-recitals, presentations in alternate formats, and poster presentations on any subject of musicological interest. The Program Committee is especially interested in those projects that are based on research done at the Library of Congress. Submissions from faculty, independent scholars, and graduate or undergraduate students of any discipline are welcome. Papers and lecture-recitals will be limited to 20 minutes. Submissions should include an abstract (250 words), title, and a list of equipment necessary for the presentation.

Please refer to the AMS abstract guidelines: “Proposals should represent the presentation as fully as possible. A successful proposal typically articulates the main aspects of the argument or research findings clearly, positions the author’s contribution with respect to previous scholarship, and suggests the paper’s significance for the musicological community, in language that is accessible to scholars with a variety of specializations.” 

Applicants may submit only one proposal per meeting; figures and examples should not be included with your submission.

Please submit all proposals via email to Alanna Ropchock Tierno (aropchoc -at- Decisions of the Program Committee will be announced the week of August 19, 2019. 

Presenters must be members of the American Musicological Society. 


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