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A new volume from Aberdeen University Press - Taking Part in Music: Case Studies in Ethnomusicology, edited by Ian Russell and Catherine Ingram

The Traditional Singing Weekend at Cullerlie, 25-27 July 2014

'Steppin Steens o Knowledge' - Folklore, Ethnology, and Ethnomusicology Conference (Aberdeen) - 4 - 6 July 2014
- An academic forum for postgraduate research students and early-career researchers in folklore, ethnology, and ethnomusicology.

The Toulmin Prize 2014 - A short story prize to commemorate the work of one of the north-east's finest exponents of written Doric.

The Toulmin Prize Winner 2014 - Creative writing prize awarded to retired Forfar teacher.

Elphinstone Institute - Events Archive

A number of PhD scholarships are available under one of the University's four key research themes - The North. This particular project within The North is entitled "An Ethnographic Study of Northern Cultural Performance" and will be based at the Elphinstone Institute for ethnology and folklore. For further details please follow the link: www.findaphd.com/search/ProjectDetails.aspx?PJID=39188


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