CONFERENCE: Red Strains: Music and Communism outside the Communist Bloc after 1945 British Academy, London, 13-15 January 2011
Keynote speakers: Prof Gianmario Borio (Pavia); Prof Georgina Born (Cambridge); Prof Anne Shreffler (Harvard) Panel session: Konrad Boehmer; Henry Flynt; Giacomo Manzoni
Themed paper sessions include: Communist Parties; Popular music; Folk song; The Black Panther Party; US-Soviet friendship; Soviet realism overseas; Communist nationalisms; Communisms cultural legacy.
Dr Robert Adlington (Conference Organiser)
Department of Music
University of Nottingham