Research participation

See below for information about research projects that may be of interest.

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International Journal of Carnival Arts

The 8th International Biennial Conference in Carnival Arts; Steelpan, Calypso and Mas was held in October 2021.

The ‘Journal of Carnival Arts: Steelpan, Calypso and Mas’ provides an expansive platform to report work on steelpan, calypso and related carnival arts with clear, invigorating and comprehensible accounts of early and contemporary research in steelpan, calypso and carnival arts. This ranges from research done in academia to the work of grass roots practitioners of the pan yards, calypso tents and mas camps.

If you would like to submit an article for inclusion in the next journal, please visit the website.