Music and Diplomacy

A conference at Tufts and Harvard Universities.

Friday, March 1 and Saturday, March 2

Keynote Speakers
March 1: Frédéric Ramel (Sciences Po Paris). “The Idea of the Concert in 18th-century Political Theory: Music and Perpetual Peace”

March 2: Danielle Fosler-Lussier (The Ohio State University). “Music, Mediated Diplomacy, and Globalization in the Cold War Era”

Special Guest
Ambassador Laurence Pope II

For full schedule and details, please see program below.

This conference is made possible by the generous support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Center for the Humanities at Tufts (CHAT), the Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard University, the Tufts University Department of Music, and the Harvard University Department of Music.

Co-organizers: Rebekah Ahrendt (Tufts University), Mark Ferraguto (The Hartt School), and Damien Mahiet (Harvard University / Denison University)

Free and open to the public.

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