Jonathan Sterne Residency, October 24-25

The Sound and Society Workshop and Department of Music at the University of Chicago present a talk given by: Jonathan Sterne (McGill University) “Of Tape and Time: Time-Stretching and Pitch-Shifting in the Analog Era”  Wednesday, October 24, 2018 4:30-6:00pm Franke Institute for the Humanities *PERSONS WITH A DISABILITY WHO BELIEVE THEY NEED ASSISTANCE ARE REQUESTED TO CALL 773-702-8274 IN…

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October 17: American Musicological Society/Society for Music Theory Conference Dry Runs

American Musicological Society/Society for Music Theory Conference Dry Runs Wednesday, October 17 4:00-6:30pm* Rosenwald 432*  *Note time and room change Presenters:  Julianne Grasso, followed by a panel of Patrick Fitzgibbon, Siavash Sabetrohani, and Joshua Klopfenstein Please join us to listen to UChicago Music PhD students present their papers for the upcoming AMS and SMT conferences….

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October 10: Panel Discussion on Janelle Monáe’s DIRTY COMPUTER

Panel Discussion on Janelle Monáe’s DIRTY COMPUTER (2018) Wednesday, October 10 4:30-6:00pm Logan Center 801 The Sound and Society Workshop begins the year with a panel discussion on Janelle Monáe’s visual album Dirty Computer–watch the album here, and come with your own questions and reactions! Panelists: Berthold Hoeckner (Professor in Music), Tien-Tien Jong (PhD student in…

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February 21: Devon Borowski, “A Sweet Song for Chaste Ears: British Masculinity and the Castrato’s Voice in the Global Eighteenth Century”

This week we welcome Devon Borowski (Music History/Theory with Graduate Certificate in Gender & Sexuality Studies). Devon will present a draft of a case study for his dissertation proposal; the paper is entitled: “A Sweet Song for Chaste Ears: British Masculinity and the Castrato’s Voice in the Global Eighteenth Century” Goodspeed Hall 205 4:30 –…

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February 7th: Nicole Morse, “The Image of Life and Life Itself #IRL: Porous Boundaries and Posthuman Intimacies in Selfie Aesthetics”

On Wednesday, February 7th, the Sound and Society Workshop is excited to welcome Nicole Morse (PhD Candidate in the Department of Cinema and Media Studies). Nicole will be presenting a draft of their final dissertation chapter, entitled: The Image of Life and Life Itself #IRL: Porous Boundaries and Posthuman Intimacies in Selfie Aesthetics Wednesday, February 7, 2018 Goodspeed Hall…

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