Ana Maria Ochoa Gautier | Pruett Lecture, CSMC Series
April 8 @ 4:15 pm
James W. Pruett Lecture in Music and Culture
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Professor and Chair of the Department of Music at Columbia University, Ana Maria Ochoa Gautier writes on music and cultural policy, forced silence and armed conflict, and genealogies of listening and sound in Latin America and the Caribbean. Her recent book Aurality, Listening and Knowledge in Nineteenth-Century Colombia (2014) was awarded the Alan Merriam Prize by the Society for Ethnomusicology. Her current projects explore the bioacoustics of life and death in colonial histories of the Americas.