Music and Identity

MUSC 2070 S01 [CRN: 16543]

From 19th-century European nationalism to 20th-century American multiculturalism, people have used music to affirm their identities. Drawing on anthropological and sociological theory, we examine the variety of connections between music and identity in several case studies. We consider the possible contributions of music to cross- cultural understanding, and discuss the ethics of musical border- crossing.
Fall 2017
16:00 - 18:30 Thu - from Sep 6, 2017 to Dec 21, 2017