The National Institute of Flamenco and the University of New Mexico College of Fine Arts are accepting proposals for the 6th Biennial New Perspectives in Flamenco History and Research Symposium in conjunction with the 30th Annual Festival Flamenco Internacional de Alburquerque.
Deadline for proposals: March 1, 2017 by 11:59 PM MST
The National Institute of Flamenco is excited to collaborate with the University of New Mexico and the College of Fine Arts to present the 6th Biennial New Perspectives in Flamenco History and Research Symposium on Saturday, June 17, 2017. This year’s conference theme is “Identity: Diving into the Legacy and Transmission of Flamenco.” The Symposium will present academic-based and practice-based research presentations, panels, and lecture demonstrations, peer-reviewed by faculty of the University of New Mexico and experts from the non-profit National Institute of Flamenco. Conference registration includes access to one day of conference presentations, boxed lunch, and refreshments throughout the day, concluding with a keynote presentation by flamenco historian Juan Vergillos of Sevilla, Spain. The New Perspectives in Flamenco History and Research Symposium welcomes theorists, practitioners, artists, patrons, and members of the public, allowing all to discuss various aspects of the art form of flamenco, including flamenco dance, music, performance, pedagogy, history, and costuming. Presentations may be made in English or Spanish per presenter preference. An English translator will be provided for Spanish-speaking presenters.
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For more information, please contact the National Institute of Flamenco at (505) 242-7600 or email Dolores Garcia, firstname.lastname@example.org.