Call for articles for the 20th Nordic Research of Music Education yearbook

Call for articles 2018

Nordic Research in Music Education Yearbook Vol. 20

Nordic Research in Music Education Yearbook is a research-based refereed journal for the Nordic music education community (see http://www.nnmpf.org). The Yearbook is published annually. Manuscripts are accepted in Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, and English. All manuscripts should be accompanied by an abstract in English.

The size of research articles is not limited to an exact number of words. However, after peer review, the editors may suggest either reduction or expansion of the text.

The Yearbook also accepts research notes of maximum 4000 words. Research notes may be in the form of comments on earlier Yearbook articles, a short orientation on your own research work, reports on important international events, etc.

In order to be accepted, manuscripts must comply with the following guidelines for authors.

Regarding the layout and further examples, please refer to the Yearbook Vol. 18.

Manuscripts for Volume 20 must be sent as email attachment(s) to chief editor Olle Zandén at olle.zanden@hsm.gu.se no later than December 01, 2018.

For more specific guidelines see the Call for papers to NNMPF yearbook 2018

Call for papers for the 23rd conference of Nordic Network for Research in Music Education

Call for papers for the 23rd conference of
Nordic Network for Research in Music Education

Oslo, Norway

February 12-15 2018

Methodological encounters in connection – multi-, trans-, and interdisciplinary research

Submission formats

a) PhD project in progress paper: timeframe 40 minutes with max 20 minutes for presentation and 20 minutes for discussion + 5 minutes intermission between presentations. This format is mainly for discussions of PhD projects at an advanced stage. PhD projects at an early stage are referred to the PhD seminar (see below).

b) Senior research paper: timeframe 40 minutes with max 20 minutes for presentation and 20 minutes for discussion + 5 minutes intermission between presentations. This format is mainly for discussions of senior research projects at a not yet completed stage.

c) Completed PhD projects paper: timeframe 30 minutes (included questions) + 5 minutes intermission between presentations.

d) Symposium: Several papers may be submitted together indicating an interest to form a symposium. The symposium participants are themselves responsible for engaging and involve a discussant that gets papers in beforehand. Timeframe 90 minutes in total.

e) Round Table discussion: Submitted papers for this format will be grouped according to relevant themes. Timeframe 15 minutes presentation for each contribution and 30 minutes common discussion. A discussion facilitator read the abstracts in beforehand
Discussants will be appointed for paper presentations of PhD projects in progress as well as for senior research papers. Regarding symposia and round table discussion, see above.

PhD seminar February 12-13, 2018
Preceding the conference, a PhD seminar will take place at the same venue.

Deadline for submissions:

* Please submit an abstract (minimum 500 to maximum 1000 words without references) indicating your preferred presentation format no later than November 1, 2017 to Cecilia Ferm Almqvist cecilia.ferm@ltu.se on acceptance the abstract will be published on the conference website / printed in the proceedings.
* Notification of acceptance will be emailed to presenters by December 1, 2017.
* For paper presentations, there is a possibility to develop the abstract to a paper (maximum 4000 words including references). Developed abstract/short paper should be sent to your commentator no later than January 15, 2018.
* Please indicate clearly the preferred presentation format of your submission and whether the presentation is submitted for the PhD seminar or for the conference.

The conference language in all plenum sessions is English, yet presentations in parallel session may be in Danish, English, Norwegian or Swedish.

Preliminary programme and further information about the conference will be announced in newsletters and on a conference web site that will be launched.

Site host: ØIVIND VARKØY, Professor in Music Education

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