Conference Announcement: 11th International Symposium on the Philosophy of Music Education

The 11th International Symposium on the Philosophy of Music Education will be held at Thessaly University in Volos, Greece, June 7-10, 2017. A pre-conference workshop for doctoral students will take place June 5-7, 2017

This meeting of the International Society for the Philosophy of Music Education will involve international philosophers, scholars, teachers, teacher educators, and performers interested in engaging in philosophical research concerning music education. The symposium seeks to encourage and stimulate discussion on a wide range of topics relating to the philosophy of music education from international and interdisciplinary perspectives. 

The ISPME is pleased to invite doctoral students working with philosophical aspects on music education to participate in a pre-conference workshop in the days before the opening of the symposium. Participants will have the opportunity to present their projects and discuss philosophical and/or methodological concerns with each other and with leading scholars. 

To participate in the pre-conference workshop, please send no more than two pages with a short abstract of your doctoral project and a specific question that you want to discuss. Send your contribution to Cecilia.Ferm@ltu.se no later than October 1, 2016. Please note that the number of participants is limited. Doctoral students are encouraged to register for the subsequent symposium as well. 

More information about this Symposium and the International Society for Philosophy of Music Education (ISPME) and can be found at: http://ispme.net