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“Parties, Festivals and Celebrations” International Conference

 
 Conference CFP

When:

  20 Jul 2019

CFP Deadline:

  15 Mar 2019

Where:

  London, United Kingdom

Website URL:

  http://celebrations.lcir.co.uk/

Sponsoring organization:

  London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research

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  Education / Legal / Other - Regional-Cultural

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Event description:

“Parties, Festivals and Celebrations” International Conference 20 July 2019 – London, UK organised by London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research Traditional celebrations are a key part of any culture: whether it is a wedding, a harvest festival, a religious holiday, or a national observance, celebrations are woven tightly into cultural identity. Whether it is the Mad Hatter's tea party in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland or the Meryton ball in Pride and Prejudice, parties can be pivotal points in the dramatic structure of a literary work. Moreover, special days and celebrations are largely incorporated in art (Giovanni Bellini's The Feast of the Gods or Édouard Manet's Le Déjeuner sur l’herbe), music (Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro or Requiem), film (Home Alone or Saturday Night Fever) or popular culture (La Tomatina or Oktoberfest). They can be different in size – from a private birthday party to Carnival in Rio de Janeiro, they can celebrate life or death, knowle... Read more

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