International Council for Traditions of Music and Dance

A Non-Governmental Organization in Formal Consultative Relations with UNESCO

Call for Papers: 6th Symposium of the Study Group on Musics of East Asia

Dates: Tuesday 21 August-Thursday 23 August 2018

Venue: National Gugak Center, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Organized and hosted by the National Gugak Center and the Korean Musicological Society

Abstract submission deadline: 20 January 2018

Submit abstracts to:

The Study Group for Musics of East Asia (MEA) is looking forward very much to hosting our 6th Symposium in the exciting city of Seoul, Republic of Korea, at the National Gugak Center. We invite anyone interested to submit an abstract to the email address above by 20 January 2018 for blind review by the Programme Committee. The main theme of the symposium is "Performing Arts and Social Transitions in East Asia." For the full Call for Papers and information on registration, accommodation, etc., please visit the symposium's dedicated website: