Graduate students from the Departments of Ethnomusicology and Musicology will present their papers to be read at the Society for Ethnomusicology (SEM) 2019 Annual Meeting in Bloomington, Indiana, November 7-10, 2019.
10:00 – 10:30 Armen Adamian, Department of Ethnomusicology
"The Azgagrakan Movement: An Embodied Form of Armenian Nationalism"
10:30 – 11:00 James Ray Ace, Department of Musicology
"Sound as Schema: Sonic Materiality, Transgender Embodiment, and Martial Arts/Combat Sports"
11:00 – 11:30 Tyler Yamin, Department of Ethnomusicology
"Listening for "gHarmony" at the Gibbon Conservation Center: Acoustemological Filiation and the Compulsory Reproductive Biopolitics of an Endangered Species Breeding Program"
11:30 – 12:00 Rosaleen Rhee, Department of Musicology
"From Folk to P'okŭ: The Imitation, Innovation, and Koreanization of North American Folk Music"
Part of the Nazir Ali Jairazbhoy Colloquium Series, sponsored by The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music Department of Ethnomusicology