The Music, Language, and Culture Workshop

Autumn Quarter 2015 Schedule

Welcome back to a new academic year! We are pleased to announce our presenters for the autumn quarter (see below). Please note that all workshops, unless otherwise indicated, will be held on Thursdays at 4:30pm in Rm. 205, Goodspeed Hall (1010 E 59th St., Chicago, IL 60637).


Autumn Quarter Schedule:

October 8: Fieldwork Panel, featuring reports on pre-dissertation fieldwork by graduate students in the Department of Music.


October 15: Philip V. Bohlman (Mary Werkman Distinguished Service Professor of Music and the Humanities in the College, University of Chicago) and Travis A. Jackson (Associate Professor of Music and the Humanities, University of Chicago) — in conversation: making use of workshops, developing academic projects, and considering issues within ethnographic music research


Monday, October 19 (special session*): Zoe Sherinian (Associate Professor of Musicology, University of Oklahoma)
*Please note that this session will be held on Monday October 19 at 1:30pm in Rm. 103, Foster Hall: 1130 E 59th St., Chicago IL, 60637.


October 29: Lynn Hooker (Associate Professor, Central Eurasian Studies, Indiana University) — “Gypsy Music as Labor in Twentieth-Century Hungary: Transforming an Industry, Transforming Lives”


November 12: Society for Ethnomusicology (SEM) presentations – Joe Maurer, Mili Leitner, and Thalea Stokes (PhD students in Ethnomusicology, University of Chicago)


November 19: Society for Ethnomusicology (SEM) presentations – Will Faber, Mike Allemana, and Ameera Nimjee (PhD students in Ethnomusicology, University of Chicago)



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