Music and WW1

Instruments of War

Posted on 17 October 2014 by Jessica Kelly

Dr John Morgan O’Connell has recently been awarded a Cardiff University research fellowship to study music in the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Entitled ‘Instruments of War’, his proposal reflects a continued interest concerning the role of music in conflict and the place of music in conflict resolution. His 2010 edited collection Music
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Mysticism, Music and Modernity

Posted on 13 February 2014 by Jessica Kelly

Professor Rachel Cowgill,  Head of School On 1 January I flew out to Chennai on the east coast of India to spend a week researching in the library of the Theosophical Society at Adyar. The Theosophical Society was founded in New York in 1875 and, taking its starting point from the writings of Helena Blavatsky,
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