Kay Kaufman Shelemay | CSMC Series
March 25 @ 4:15 pmFree
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The G. Gordon Watts Professor of Music at Harvard University, Kay Kaufman Shelemay is an ethnomusicologist specializing in musics of Africa, the Middle East, and the urban United States. She has published numerous books and articles, including Music, Ritual, and Falasha History, A Story of Longing: An Ethiopian Journal, and has edited Studies in Jewish Musical Traditions and Pain and Its Transformations: The Interface of Biology and Culture. She has published her textbook called Soundscapes: Exploring Music in a Changing World. Shelemay’s current research surrounds musicians from the Horn of Africa in transnational motion.
Free, no registration required
This lecture is part of the 2021-2022 Carolina Symposia in Music and Culture lecture series.
- Person Hall
181 E Cameron Ave
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
January 23 @ 3:00 pm
January 29 @ 8:00 pm
February 3 @ 7:30 pm
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