Music and Identity in World Music Cultures
Examines music's role in the construction and reinforcement of identity. Considers a range of culturally constructed concepts including class, gender and ethnicity; also considers the impact of mass mediated sound and unique nature of music in the cultural diaspora. Examples and case studies range from the ritual musics of Africa and the classical music of South Asia to East Asian pop.
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Coordinator(s) Sunhee Koo
Coursework and Exam
ANTHRO 202: 15 points