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The Website of the ICTM is changing.
Along with the recent transfer of the ICTM Secretariat from ANU in Canberra, Australia to University of Ljubljana in Ljubljana, Slovenia, this website has also changed hands.
You will find more news in the upcoming issue of the Bulletin of the ICTM, which will mark the start of operations, and the first test, of the new Secretariat.
We wish to advise members there is currently a postal strike in Canada that may affect the 2011 ICTM election.
The ballot box at the conference site will be available for 2 days preceding the day of the General Assembly and will close for voting at 5pm, Thursday, July 14, 2011 at Memorial University in St John's.
Members attending the 2011 World Conference in St John's are asked to bring thier ballots with them to the conference.
The Scholarship Award 2009-2010 dedicated to the memory of Tullia Magrini for a research project centered upon the topic “Anthropology of Music and Mediterranean Cultures” was won by Camilla Mingardo (Italy). The title of the research project by Camilla Mingardo is "The reception of the belly dance in Italy: historical and ethomusicological aspects".