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New College and the Holywell Music Room

New College and the Holywell Music Room, Oxford, Saturday 7 May 2011 The 13th Oxford Dance Symposium looks at the place and significance of dance in the novel and other works of fiction, from Daniel Defoe to Jane Austin. References to, and descriptions of, dancing conjure up a vivid social world which would have been [...]

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Early Music and Dance is an open access online journal created to provide a forum for scholarly studies of the cultures of early Middle Ages to the end of the seventeenth century. The scope is broad and includes historical and archival studies, music, dance, iconography, theatre, court festivals and philosophy. The site will draw together established scholars, students and professionals, who are engaged on relevant practical work, to exchange knowledge and awareness of new research developments. Early Music and Dance promotes international exchange and cooperation, new methodological ideas and interdisciplinary approaches.

 



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Early Music and Dance is dedicated to the study and performance of the dance and music of early Middle Ages to the seventeenth century and related arts and its contributors range from senior scholars to new voices in the field.  The journal welcomes original research and interdisciplinary articles revealing intersections with topics in other fields such as;

 

HISTORY
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PHILOSOPHY
ICONOGRAPHY
GENRE STUDIES
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