In addition to presentations at conferences, Meredith has organized several events designed to promote sound studies within the field. In 2016, she designed, programmed, and ran a two-day sound symposium entitled "Listening In," sponsored by the JHU Center for Advanced Media Studies.
“Listening In:” A Sound Symposium
Sponsored by the JHU Center for Advanced Media Studies
May 5th and 6th, 2016c
Program of events
Experimental electronic music duo Matmos performs in the Mudd Auditorium @ JHU. Doors open at 7:30pm. The show was free.
Scholarly SOUND TALKS
The Sherwood Room, Levering Hall @ JHU
Dr. Jonathan Sterne, McGill University
keynote lecture, "Audile Scarification: Notes on the Normalization of Hearing Damage"
Dr. Mara Mills, New York University
"Speed Listening and the History of Audio Time Compression"
Dr. Jacob Smith, Northwestern University
"Adventurous Listening and Radio's 'Escape'”
Dr. Drew Daniel, Johns Hopkins University
“Queering the Field Recording”
The full schedule and details can be found here: https://listeninginsoundstudies.squarespace.com