The Gender in Music Research Hub's first annual conference

ALL HER VOICES: Women and Music in Research

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 (hybrid)

The F-List Gender in Music Research Hub and staff from School of Performing Arts (University of Wolverhampton) hosted this inaurgural conference.


10:00 Welcome

10:30 Research Panel 1 (F-List Research Hub Launch)

  • Vick Bain [she/her] (F-List Founder, QMUL, ISM President) Gendered Precarious Working in the UK Music Industry
  • Dr Jo Collison-Scott [she/her] (University of West Scotland) Songwriting-as-Research as/into Feminist Methodology (recorded)
  • Sophie Daniels [she/her] (ICMP, F-List Director) Non-commercial Applications for Songwriting: Searching for Equality
  • Dr Laura Hamer [she/her] (Open University) and Dr Helen Minor [she/her] (Kingston University) Introducing WMLON: Women’s Leadership Online Network (recorded)
  • Dr Linda Jankowska [she/her] (University of Huddersfield) and Katherine Young [she/her] (Emory University) Co-composition in Boundarymind as a Feminist Methodology (recorded)
  • Professor Samantha Parsley [she/her] (University of Portsmouth) In the Key of She: Women, Technology and Cultural Production (recorded)
  • Dr Metka Potočnik [she/her] (University of Wolverhampton, F-List Director) Defining Music: a Feminist Critique of IP Law

12:00 Break

12:30 Music Perfomances 1 (on campus)

13:15 F-List Network Event over Lunch

14:30 Research Panel 2 (Feminist Enterprise in Music)

  • Holly Holister [she/her] (Selextorhood Founder)
  • Jae Tallawah [they/them] (Selextorhood)
  • Teegan Crawford [she/her] (School of Performing Arts, University of Wolverhampton)
  • Naomi Cunningham [she/her] (School of Performing Arts, University of Wolverhampton)

Moderated by Dr Maren Hancock [she/her]

16:00 Break

16:30 Music Perfomances 2 (screening)

17:30 #wlvRecordLabel Brand Launch and Reception, with Music moderated by Dr Maren Hancock

18:30 End