Music 291r: Music and Migration: Mediterranean Mobilities, Past and Present

Semester: 

Spring

Offered: 

2021
Regularly offered seminar co-taught with Kate van Orden. This course provided insight into music's powerful role in human mobility, seeking to break down barriers between historical and ethnographic methods in a study of musical border crossing. The course focused on migration in and from the eastern and central Mediterranean with particular attention to regions part of and/or influenced by the Ottoman Empire, which incorporated a confluence of Jewish, Christian, and Muslim worlds.