IASPM-Canada’s Virtual Speaker Series 2021-2022

IASPM-Canada proudly announces its online speaker series. Each month, a wide range of speakers will engage with emerging research in the field of popular music studies. This year the series runs on the first Monday of each month, starting in October. There are also many other events, such as a zine workshop and a roundtable on Practice-Based Research. RSVPing to this event provides you with a one-time registration for all of our upcoming events. The full lineup is on the poster attached.

DATE: The first Monday of each month from October 2021 to March 2022.
TIME: 3:30 pm EST

WHERE: Zoom – Please RSVP on Eventbrite and a zoom link will be sent to your email the day before the event.

RSVP AT: PopularMusicFutures.Eventbrite.ca


THE VIRTUAL SPEAKER SERIES – January 3rd, 2022 at 3:30 pm EST
Three IASPM members will present 20 minutes with a short Q&A session.

  • Tank and the Bangas, Childhood Nostalgia, and the Genre Politics of “Soulful Disney” – Kyle DeCoste, Columbia University
  • Drake’d: Thinking Through Canadian Hip Hop’s Conundrums – Alexandra Boutros, Wilfrid Laurier University
  • So You’re Going on a “Short” Hike?: Sensory Awareness and Listening to Ecoregions in A Short Hike – Kate Galloway, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Moderator: Steven Baur

ROUNDTABLE EVENT – January 11th, 2022 at 4:00 pm EST

On January 11th, 2022, join us for a roundtable event focused on Practice-Based Research featuring Jillian Fulton-Melanson, Anthony Kwame Harrison, Michael B. MacDonald and Ashley Perez. This event is moderated by Simon Zagorski-Thomas.