North American British Music Studies Association

2020 Biennial Conference

2020 Virtual Conference

The 2020 NABMSA Online Conference, with Zoom sessions hosted by Illinois State University, will take place Tuesday, July 21 through Sunday, July 26. All sessions are scheduled to accommodate participants in both the US and the UK. The conference is free and open to all NABMSA members. The event features:

  • 48 varied papers and lectures, presented in 13 mix-and-match Zoom sessions
  • a concert of 20th-century British music
  • a film documentary with filmmaker Q&A
  • an early career panel made up of panelists from many backgrounds
  • a keynote address by esteemed musicologist David Gramit
  • and, of course, our traditional conference banquet, realized in a non-traditional way.

Guidelines for attendees, presenters, and chairs, and instructions for access will be provided via e-mail well before the conference begins. Please check this page for information as it is updated.

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