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The Ron Alexander Memorial Lectures in Musicology

The Ron Alexander Memorial Lectures, founded in 1991 in memory of Ronald James Alexander (1961–90), is a quarterly series of scholarly presentations by top scholars in musicology and ethnomusicology from around the world.

Lectures are free and open to the public, and take place on Mondays at 4:30 PM in Braun Music Center, Room 103.

Winter 2020

24 February
Michael Bakan (Florida State University)
"Representation, Re-presentation, and the Ethnomusicology of Autism"

2 March
Philippe Canguilhem (Centre d'Études Supérieures de la Renaissance, Tours, France)
"Encounters in the Margins: Considering the Local in the Lilly Library Music Manuscripts from Sixteenth-Century Guatemala"

9 March - CANCELED
Shana Redmond (University of California, Los Angeles)


For more information on these presentations, please contact Jesse Rodin.