9th Annual Conference First Keynote Speaker: Emmanuelle Waeckerlé

The year at the 9th annual Music and/as Process conference, held at University of the Creative Arts (Farnham campus), we are delighted to announce our keynote speaker and interdisciplinary composer Emmanuelle Waeckerlé.

Emmanuelle Waeckerlé

Emmanuelle Waeckerlé is a London based academic, artist, composer and improviser interested in the materiality and musicality of language. She is Reader in Fine Art and Relational Practices and director of bookRoom at UCA Farnham.

Her practice evolves across multiple interconnected work zones – conceptual writing, performance, new musical composition, artist-publishing. Her music and scores are distributed by Wandelweiser editions. Latest publications include A Direction Out There: Readwalking (with) Thoreau (MA BIBLIOTHÈQUE, Edition Wandelweiser, 2021) and Walking in air in Thornton Heath (CDLA 2021). She is involved in on-going collaborations with Will Montgomery (writer, sound artist, academic), N.O. Moore (improviser, guitarist, electronics), Petri Huurinainen (guitarist, improviser) and Harry Whalley (composer, academic).

Website, UCA profile , bookRoom (bookRoom is an experimental post-digital research and publishing platform within the School of fine Art and Photography at University for the Creative Arts in Farnham).