KISMIF Conference

KISMIF Conference 2016 | Book of Abstracts

    Info details: Title: Keep it Simple Make it Fast! DIY Cultures, Spaces and Places. Book of Abstracts Editors: Paula Guerra and Andy Bennett Year: July 2016 Publisher: Universidade do Porto. Faculdade de Letras [University of Porto. Faculty […]

Aug, 12 · in Publications

KISMIF, DAY 6 – Summer School

After closure of the activities from the official programme, KISMIF Conference dedicates the entirely day to the summer school entitled “Mappin ‘Your Own Underground”. This event, which takes place at the Faculty of Arts and […]

KISMIF, DAY 5

On the fifth day the KISMIF Conference programme maintains the high level of interest, investing in mixed events. Morning lectures are the highlight with interventions by Antoine Hennion at 11h30 and Paula Guerra at 12h15, […]

Jul, 22

KISMIF, DAY 4

Today’s KISMIF 2016 programme is centered in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, where the main activities begin at 11h15 with a lecture by Simone Pereira de Sá, followed by Samantha Bennett and Peter Webb. […]

Jul, 20

KISMIF, DAY 3

On the third day KISMIF Conference 2016 goes into cruise speed, maintaining an extended scientific and cultural offer. For today there are several highlights on schedule. In the context of conferences, the Faculty of Arts […]

Jul, 20

KISMIF, DAY 2

This Monday is marked by the entrance to the KISMIF Conference main schedule. Right after the official opening, at Casa da Música, the first lecture with Andy Bennett and Catherine Strong, at 9h30, followed by […]

Jul, 20

KISMIF, DAY 1

After yesterday first happenings in Coimbra, a sort of warm up, KISMIF Conference 2016 kicks off today the first few events in Porto. At 15h00, attended by Paula Guerra, Guilherme Blanc and Mónica Guerreiro, Miguel […]

Jul, 19

What’s more at KISMIF?

For the 2016 edition the KISMIF Conference organization has again great deal of attention to the book launches. On Sunday, the 17th, at 15h30, at Palacete Viscondes Balsemão, Paula Guerra, Pedro Costa and Pedro Soares […]

Jul, 17

Music for those who speak about it

KISMIF Conference always chooses as central topic MUSIC. And where music is discussed, there must be … music! The programme for this third edition reserves several performances, whether live concerts or DJ set. On Monday, […]

Jul, 16

KISMIF, not only talking!

KISMIF Conference 2016 offers, in addition to the very complete lecture sessions, a set of parallel social and cultural character activities, with many exhibitions opening during the event week. On the 17th, 15h00, the artist Miguel […]

Jul, 14
BOOK LAUNCH | ‘Subcultures Network book series’ & ‘Post-Punk, Politics and Pleasure in Britain’

BOOK LAUNCH | ‘Subcultures Network book series’ & ‘Post-Punk, Politics and Pleasure in Britain’

Price: Free | Presentation: DAVID WILKINSON, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester Left Writers, United Kingdom ; MATTHEW WORLEY, University of Reading, Subcultures Network, KISMIF Scientific Committee Member, United Kingdom BOOK ‘Subcultures Network book series’, by Subcultures Network Description From […]

Jul, 14

BOOK LAUNCH |‘Grunge: Music and Memory’ ; ‘Route 666: on the road to Nirvana’ & ‘Death and the rock star’ (20 july 2016)

Price: Free.   BOOK ‘Grunge: Music and Memory’, by Catherine Strong Descrição: Based on author Catherine Strong’s doctoral thesis, the book explores the elements and perspectives of how grunge has been remembered by active participants in 1990s grunge […]

Jul, 14

KISMIF Lectures: Who to Listen

Lectures are always the anchor of the KISMIF Conference schedule and this third edition will feature names that promise to further raise the quality of the event. The main sessions highlights begin on the 18th […]

Jul, 13

GIG | “Vaiapraia e as Rainhas do Baile” & “The Act-Ups” (22 July 2016)

+ DJ Set SONS OF CHAPUTA! Price: 7 euros [tickets on sale at the Check-in desk of KISMIF Conference, and before the gig at Plano B].   Description: Vaiapraia started as a solo project by Rodrigo […]

Jul, 12

BOOK LAUNCH | “Invisible landscapes: popular music and ’spaciality” (22 July 2016)

DJ SET by Giacomo Bottà Presentation: Giacomo Bottà, University of Helsinki, Music Research – University of Tampere, Finland Description: Popular music is as much about places as it is about sounds. Its production is forged in […]

Jul, 12

PARTY |”THIS IS RADIO KISMIF” (21 July 2016)

GIG ‘The Wilde Booze’ + DJ Set: Ricardo Salazar & Joana Tê Price: To be announced Description: There are vynils on the walls, old radios on shelves, and a lot of people dancing. The radio has anchored […]

Jul, 12
PRE-RELEASE | “KISMIF Edited collection: DIY Cultures and Underground Music Scenes” (21 July 2016)

PRE-RELEASE | “KISMIF Edited collection: DIY Cultures and Underground Music Scenes” (21 July 2016)

Price: Free. Presentation: ANDY BENNETT, School of Humanities, Griffith Centre for Social and Cultural Research, Griffith University, KISMIF Project, Australia | PAULA GUERRA, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Institute of Sociology, University of Porto, Griffith Centre for […]

Jul, 12

BOOK LAUNCH | “Popular Music Scenes and Cultural Memory” (21 July 2016)

Price: Free. Presentation: ANDY BENNETT, School of Humanities, Griffith Centre for Social and Cultural Research, Griffith University, KISMIF Project, Australia | CATHERINE STRONG, Music Industry Program – RMIT University, Australia-New Zealand branch of IASPM, Australia | […]

Jul, 11

GIG | The Jack Shits + Dj Set Chaputa Records (20 July 2016)

Price: 5 euros [tickets on sale at Teatro Rivoli and online].   Description Passion and sweat are hopelessly linked to The Jack Shits. We could claim they are a sure thing within Portuguese Rock (worthy of that […]

Jul, 11

LIVE ACT | Fast Eddie Nelson with Harpin´Joe Jammer (20 july 2016)

Price: Free Description In a musical path navigating freely between blues, rock, folk, bluegrass and some psychedelia, Fast Eddie Nelson has recorded prolifically, either own albums or compilations like Barreiro Rocks – Optimus Discos; 10th Anniversary – […]

Jul, 11

EXHIBITION | ‘The Man Who Sold the World: a Post Grunge Exhibition’ + BOOK LAUNCH ‘The Man Who Sold the World: music, memory and heritage’ (20 july 2016)

Price: Free | Presentation: CHRISTINA BALLICO, Independent Researcher, Australia ; ISABEL LEITE, Library, Faculty of Arts and Humanities of the University of Porto, Portugal ; JOÃO LEITE, Library, Faculty of Arts and Humanities of the University of Porto, […]

Jul, 11

GIG | “The Parkinsons” + DJ Set Victor Torpedo & Chris Low (18 July 2016)

Price: 10 euros. The ticket includes entry to the screening of the documentary ‘The Parkinsons: a long way to nowhere’ [tickets on sale at Teatro Rivoli and online]   Description In 2000, Victor Torpedo leaves Coimbra, moves […]

Jul, 08

EXHIBITION | “Sorry we’re Open!” (19-22 July 2016)

Artist: Coletivo ZineFestPT ‘Sorry We’re Open!’. | Price: Free.   Description ‘Sorry we´re open!’ presents itself as an irreverent and relaxed approach, aiming to provoke and go beyond limits, to enter and feel welcome, in other […]

Jul, 08

DJ SET | “Porto Calling Don Letts” (19 July 2016)

DJ Set: Don Letts. | Price: 5 euros. Description Don Letts days as a DJ started accidentally when he was asked to play at The Roxy Club (the UK’s first live punk rock venue) back in […]

Jul, 08

GIG | The Twist Connection + Slice of Life (19 July 2016)

Price: 5 euros [tickets on sale at Teatro Rivoli and online].   Description The Twist Connection: Some people have the need to introduce themselves along with an extensive curriculum, in order to prove their current worth by showing […]

Jul, 07

DOCUMENTARY | “PUNK: Attitude” (19 July 2016)

Price: Free Presentation: Don Letts and Álvaro Costa Description Don Letts: ‘Punk is not mohawks and safety pins. It’s an attitude and a spirit’. Punk: Attitude is a film by Don Letts It explores the ‘punk […]

Jul, 07

EXHIBITION |”DIY DIY My Darling! Zines & Records” (19-23 July 2016)

Artists: Esgar Acelerado, Chaputa Records and others | Price: Free Presentation: Esgar Acelerado, Gabriela Gelain & Ricardo Salazar   Description Since the 1970’s uncommon cultural products have been produced in Portugal, many of them without official […]

Jul, 07

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