Mobilities – Stage and Film Musical in Motion

Song, Stage and Screen XV; Mobilities - Stage and Film Musical in Motion

Graphics: Milein Cosman: Fancy Free*

Welcome to Song, Stage and Screen XV. The Paris-Lodron-Universität Salzburg (PLUS) and the Anton-Bruckner-Privat-Universität Linz (ABPU) are delighted to be co-organizing the 2021 conference. It will be hosted in Salzburg. Please see the call for papers section for details of the conference theme and of how to submit an abstract.

Keynote Speakers:

  • Shana Redmond (University of California, Los Angeles)
  • Derek B. Scott (University of Leeds)
  • Lydia Goehr (Columbia University, New York)

Committee for paper selections:

  • George Burrows (University of Portsmouth)
  • Jaime Cortés Polanía (National University of Colombia, Bogotá)
  • Donatella Galella (University of California, Riverside)
  • Nils Grosch (University of Salzburg)
  • Olaf Jubin (Regents University London)
  • Hannah Robbins (University of Nottingham)
  • Carolin Stahrenberg (Anton-Bruckner-Privat Universität Linz)
  • Jessica Sternfeld (Chapman University)
  • Dominic Symonds (Lincoln School of Fine and Performing Arts)
  • Elizabeth Wollman (Baruch College, City University of New York)

Responsible organizers in Austria:

  • Carolin Stahrenberg (ABPU Linz, Professor of Musicology)
  • Nils Grosch (PLUS Salzburg, Professor of Musicology, Head of the Department of Art history, Musicology and Dance Studies).

Additional arrangements:

  • In order to enable persons to participate who will not be able to come to Salzburg physically, a restricted number of presenters will be offered the option of delivering their papers virtually in form of a video conference.
  • Should a travel warning (e.g. covid19) make it impossible to present in person then conference papers can also be presented online/digitally, but the default conference aim is to encourage in person intellectual exchange and debate by holding the conference on-site in Salzburg.
  • The Local Arrangements Committee is also working to ensure provision of childcare for children of conference participants. In case you need childcare, please contact the organization team.
  • The venue is barrier-free accessible.
  • Conference language is English.

Host Institutions

The conference will be organized in collaboration by the Paris-Lodron-Universität Salzburg (PLUS) and the Anton-Bruckner-Privat-Universität Linz (ABPU). It will be hosted in Salzburg. > Salzburg University (PLUS), Department of Musicology and Dance Studies, Erzabt-Klotz Straße 1, 5020 Salzburg, Austria.


*Image-Source: Milein Cosman: Fancy Free. Photo: Hubert Auer. Music and Migration Collections, University of Salzburg, Austria. With kind permission of The Cosman Keller Art and Music Trust and The Music and Migration Collections.


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