Making Connections with the Music and Culture of Wonosobo in Java’s Dieng Plateau
Monash University, Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music, Music Auditorium, Building 68, 55 Scenic Boulevard, Clayton Campus
Event Date: Thu 08 Feb
This one-day international symposium, exhibition, film showing, and concert of music and dance will explore the unique characteristics of the little-known culture of the Dieng Plateau in Central Java, Indonesia.
Health and Biofutures Seminar: Stakeholder involvement and media framing in global health policy debates about NCDs
Monash University, Room N402, (Menzies Building) 20 Chancellors Walk, Clayton Campus
Event Date: Thu 08 Mar
For the first time in history non-communicable diseases (NCDs) now pose a greater global health burden than communicable infectious diseases and the media play a crucial role in framing public and policy debates about the causes of, and solutions to, NCDs. This seminar presents the findings from a scoping review on media representations of industries that contribute to NCD risk.
So What? Jazz and Improvised Music Research and its Impact on Artists, Scenes and Society
Paris Cat Jazz Club
Event Date: Fri 01 Jun - Sun 03 Jun
So What? is a timely invitation to explore the impact of jazz and improvisation research on artists and communities of practice and the way we put jazz and improvisation knowledge to work in a variety of different fields and settings.
The Radio Conference 2018: A Transnational Forum
Monash University Prato Centre
Event Date: Tue 10 Jul - Fri 13 Jul
The Monash University School of Media, Film and Journalism, in association with local and international committees and the MeCCSA Radio Studies Network, is pleased to host the 9th Radio Conference: A Transnational Forum in Prato, Italy, 10-13 July 2018. Hosted at Monash University’s Prato Centre, the conference takes inspiration from its location in Italy and the ‘Free Radio’ movement’s push for greater access to media.