Outputs

Journal Articles

Berkers, P., Schaap, J., Vandenberg, F., Everts, R., Swartjes, B., Goosens, ?., Berghman, ?, and Kihmenai, ?. (2021) ‘Muziek als medicijn tegen maatschappelijke kwalen?’ Sociologie Magazine, nummer 1. Available here.

Banke, S. and Woodward, I. (2020) ‘Making and Re-Making Public Spaces: The Co(Vid) Creation of Music Festivals’ The European Sociologist 45 (1) Available here.

Edited Collections & Chapters

Books

Conference panels and papers

Dillane, A. ‘The Work of National Case Studies in the FestiVersities Project: Scope, Methods, and Challenges of Collaborative Music Festival Research’, Music Festival Studies: Current Perspectives, Future Directions, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, July-August 2020.

Woodward, I. and Banke, S. ‘Un-making and Re-making Music Festivals. Compressed Cultural Trauma, Rematerialisations, and Responses to Cultural Loss’, The Australian Sociological Association Annual Conference, Sociological Insights for the Now Normal, November 2020.

Berkers, P. and Swartjes, B. Conference Panel organisation: ‘Festiversities: European Music Festivals, Cultural Diversity and Resilience in Times of Crisis’ , Research Network on Culture (RN7) European Sociological Association, En-compassing Cultures Conference, March 2021.

Swartjes, B. and Berkers, P. ‘Uncertain Festival Futures: How Do Festivals Organizers Navigate ‘Loss’, En-compassing Cultures Conference, March 2021.

Haynes, J. and Mogilnicka, M. ‘Making Space: Investigating the Diversity Conundrum for British Music Festivals’, En-compassing Cultures Conference, March 2021.

Golemo, K. and Kupis, M. ‘Hybrid Festivals: Challenges Facing Cracow’s Festival Scene in Times of Pandemic’, En-compassing Cultures Conference, March 2021.

Woodward, I. and Banke, S. ‘Repairing Music Festivals: Compressed Cultural Trauma,
Rematerialisations, and Responses to Cultural  Loss’, En-compassing Cultures Conference, March 2021.

Dillane, A. ‘Assemblages of Grief and Renewal: Body & Soul’s “Éiru’s Threshold” in the era of
Covid-19′, En-compassing Cultures Conference, March 2021.

Woodward, I. Conference Panel organisation: ‘Making music festivals: Diversity, Space, Freedom, Encounter’, KISMIF, DIY Cultures and Global Challenges Conference, June 2021.

Haynes, J. and Woodward, I. ‘Rites and responsibilities. Music Festivals and the cultural public sphere’, KISMIF, DIY Cultures and Global Challenges Conference, June 2021.

Golemo, K. and Kupis, M. ‘Music Festival as Space of Freedom: Past and Present’, KISMIF, DIY Cultures and Global Challenges Conference, June 2021.

Dillane, A. ‘Devolving to Unreconstructed DIYers? Rethinking the Urban Music Festivals for Tourists (TempleBar TradFest)’, KISMIF, DIY Cultures and Global Challenges Conference, June 2021.

Mogilnicka, M. and Haynes, J. ‘Making Space: Investigating the Diversity Conundrum for British Music Festivals’, KISMIF, DIY Cultures and Global Challenges Conference, June 2021.

Swartjes, B. and Berkers, P. ‘Uncertain Festival Futures: How Do Festivals Organizers Navigate ‘Loss’, KISMIF, DIY Cultures and Global Challenges Conference, June 2021.

Media

Woodward, I. ‘Festivals as social event. Communities, hedonism, and the cultural public sphere’. Public talk in the ‘Beer and Science’ Series, Odense. November 2019.

FestiVersities‘. Beer and Science Podcast Series, September 2020, Interview with Ian Woodward & Signe Banke.

Woodward, I. ‘5700 Summer blev denne sommers succeshistorie’, Fyens Stiftstidende, media commentary.

Woodward, I. Sommerens succeshistorie: 5700 Summer ramte pletskud’, Fyns Amts Avis, media commentary.

Woodward, I. and Banke, S. ‘Corona-pandemien tydeliggør værdien af festivaler: »Ikonisk sommerfejring’, Ritzau, media commentary.

Woodward, I. and Banke, S. ‘Socialt traume? Corona-pandemien tydeliggør værdien af festivaler’, Videnskab.dk, Story about FestiVersities research project

Woodward, I. and Banke, S. ‘Den moderne festival er en komprimeret kulturbombe, mange ikke vil undvære’, Kristelig Dagblad, media commentary.

Banke, S. ‘Bukta ble avlyst – satte billettrekord for 2021: Festivalforsker tror folk kan bli «enda sprøere» på festival etter koronakrisa’, iTromso.no, media commentary.

Banke, S. ‘Danish festivalgoers in COVID-19 times’, DR1 Danmarks Radio, radio discussion of 2020 festival season.

Swartjes, B. and Schaap, J. ‘Music Talks: Festivals and Corona’, Livestreamed Artistic Symposium, December 2020. FestiVersities NL in cooporation with, Roodkapje, Operator Radio and the Popunie. Featuring Frankie Dros (Blijdorp Festival), Frank Kimenai (Erasmus University Rotterdam) Pim Kipp (Metropolis Festival), Luka (Artist), Julian Schaap (Erasmus University Rotterdam), Rotterdam), Britt Swartjes (Erasmus University Rotterdam), Gareth Thrasher (PRSPCT), Femke Vandenberg (Erasmus University Rotterdam), Aziz Yagoub (Poppodium Annabel).

Swartjes, B. ‘IASPM Pop Talks (Re-)Connecting Popular Music Studies in Times of Crises’, Rotterdam 2020.

Swartjes, B. ‘Beetje hoop voor onderzoekers die door corona in de knel kwamen. ‘ nos.nl, December 2020.

Swartjes, B. ‘Ein online festivalzommer’, svjmedia.nl, December 2020.

Banke, S., and Woodward, I. ‘Making and Re-Making Public Spaces: The Co(Vid)-Creation of Music Festivals’, Blog entry at FestiVersities.com, June 25, 2020.

Haynes, J. and Mogilnicka, M. ‘Inhale the Future, Exhale the past: music festivals and our park(ed) lives’, Blog entry at FestiVersities.com, July 1, 2020.

Banke, S. ‘A Distanced-Distributed Field’, Blog entry at FestiVersities.com, September 8, 2020.

Fleurquin, T. ‘Distortion Festival, Copenhagen’, By Thomas Fleurquin, Director and Founder of Distortion Copenhagen, and partner in the DK research project, September 8, 2020.

Golemo, K. and Kupis, M. ‘Pol’and’Rock 2020: the most beautiful virtual house party’, Blog entry at FestiVersities.com, November 11, 2020.

Mogilnicka, M. and Haynes, J. ‘Glastonbury and its Vivid Presence’, Blog entry at FestiVersities.com, March 5, 2021.

Dillane, A. ‘Assemblages of grief and hope: A year into the pandemic for the festive arts’, Irish Humanities, Irishhumanities.com. February 23, 2021.