Thursday, 17 September 2009


(University of Chester,  10-4-15)

(Universite Paul-Valery, Montpellier, France, 14 to 16-4-14)

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(University of Chester, 22-6-12) 

... and:

Popular Music Fandom: A One Day Symposium
Binks Building, University of Chester
Friday 25th June 2010

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Keynote speaker: Matt Hills
Start time: 9.30am, room 013/2, Binks Building, main Parkgate Road campus.
While a range of researchers in cultural studies - notably Henry Jenkins, Matt Hills and Cornell Sandvoss - have moved the discussion about media fandom forward, much less work has been done specifically on popular music fandom. Confirmed speakers...
Tonya Anderson, University of Sunderland:
Dr Lucy Bennett, Cardiff University:
Nancy Bruseker, University of Liverpool:

Dr Mark Duffett, University of Chester:

Dr Karen Fournier, University of Michigan:

John Harries, Recording Artist:

Jack Harrison, Georgetown University, USA:

Dr Nedim Hassan, University of Liverpool:

Dr Matt Hills, Cardiff University:

Martin King, Principal lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan University:

Alexei Michailowsky, UNIRIO, Brazil:

Dr Beate Peter, University of Salford:

Janne Poikolainen, University of Helsinki, Finland:

Dr Nicola Smith, University of Wales Institute Cardiff:

Simone Varriale, University of Bologna, Italy:

Rebecca Williams, Lecturer, University of Glamorgan:

Nancy Young, Lesley University, USA:

... Speakers - click for FAQs.