Thinking With Jazz
FRIDAY 21 SEPTEMBER
This one-day event is co-organised with Lancaster Jazz Festival, and features well-known jazz journalists, practitioners, and academics discussing issues of nationalism in jazz, the cultural politics of jazz, and the meaning of improvisation. This free event is informal and open to the public.
Coffee and Welcome (Foyer, LICA Building)
Session 1: Jazz Nation (A29, LICA Building)
Chair: Tony Whyton
Panel: Deborah Mawer, Alyn Shipton and Catherine Tackley
12 P.M. – 1 P.M.
1 P.M. – 2.30 P.M.
Session 2: The Cultural Politics of Jazz (A29, LICA Building)
Chair: George McKay
Panel: Alan Rice, Walter van de Leur and Tim Wall
2.30 P.M. – 3 P.M.
Coffee Break (Foyer, LICA Building)
3 P.M. – 4.30 P.M.
Session 3: Improvisations (Jack Hylton Room)
Chair: Nicholas Gebhardt
Panel: Christophe de Bezenac, Kathy Dyson and Adam Fairhall
Drinks + Sun Street Stompers (Dukes Bar, Lancaster)
Sun Café (Sun Street, Lancaster)
For further information contact Nick Gebhardt on [email protected] or check out the festival website at http://www.lancasterjazz.com/thinking-with-jazz-a-one-day-symposium.html