[ 8. Mai 2014 ]

AUSSCHREIBUNG – Call for contributions SGFA2014 ( Sound::Gender::Feminism::Activism) October 16-17th, 2014, London.

Subject: Call for contributions SGFA2014
(Sound::Gender::Feminism::Activism) October 16-17th, 2014, London.
Date: Tue, 6 May 2014
From: Cathryn Lane

What, in the historical present, might constitute an activist life in

The 2nd Sound::Gender::Feminism::Activism post-graduate research event
seeks to query the place and performance of activism within discourses
and practices of sound arts, sound-based arts and experimental musics
that are engaged with gender, feminist and queer politics.


London College of Communication, University of the Arts London

October 16th – 17th 2014

Deadline: Monday 16th June 2014

The inaugural SGFA, focusing on the role of gender in sound-based arts
and experimental musics, took place in May 2012 following the Her Noise:
Feminisms and the Sonic

symposium at
Tate Modern. We are delighted to announce a call for participation in
the 2nd Sound::Gender::Feminism::Activism post-graduate research event
to take place in London on October 16th and 17th 2014. SGFA::2014 will
expand upon the 2012 event and we invite presentations of twenty minute
formal research papers or ten minute emerging researcher/artist
presentations sharing recent or ongoing work, addressing the question

What, in the historical present, might constitute an activist life in

This is an open call and we welcome responses from all relevant
disciplines and will accept a variety of formats from academic
presentations, proposals for artworks and documentation of artworks to
more experimental contributions.

Please send expressions of interest, including the theme, topic and
format of your presentation, of around 200 words and a short biography
of no more than 200 words by Monday 16th June 2014 to
We will let you know if
your submission is accepted by July 9th 2014.

SOUND::GENDER::FEMINISM::ACTIVISM 2014 is kindly supported by CRiSAP