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GAMuT Graduate Student Conference at UNT 2016

The Graduate Association of Musicologists und Theorists (GAMuT) at the University of North Texas is pleased to announce our 4th Annual GAMuT Graduate Student Conference, to be held Saturday, 24 September 2016 on our campus in Denton, Texas. Our keynote speaker will be Sanna Pederson from the University of Oklahoma.

We invite graduate students currently enrolled in a master's or doctoral program to submit paper proposals on any topic in the fields of musicology, music theory, and ethnomusicology. Interdisciplinary approaches are particularly encouraged. Papers will be 20 minutes in length, followed by a question and answer period. All papers accepted for presentation will be eligible for the conference paper award.

Abstracts of no more than 350 words with up to 4 pages of examples should be submitted as a single PDF file to RobertAnderson3@my.unt.edu. Submissions will be reviewed anonymously, so please remove identifying information from the proposal itself. Submissions should be accompanied by an email that includes the title of your paper, your name, institutional affiliation, email address, and telephone number.

The University of North Texas is located in Denton, a city of 120,000 in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. We are approximately 25 miles north of DFW International Airport, with direct flights from over 200 destinations. To learn more about our College of Music, visit: http://music.unt.edu

For more information about the conference, including local arrangements, visit: http://mhte.music.unt.edu/gamutThis website will be updated with new information as it becomes available, including a full schedule, abstracts, and local arrangements.

Please email all inquiries to conference co-chair Robert Anderson at RobertAnderson3@my.unt.edu.

All materials must be received on or before 1 July 2016, 5pm CST. Decisions will be returned by 1 August 2016.

DEADLINE EXTENDED to: Friday, July 15th, 5pm CST.  Decision will still be returned August 1st.