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Sarah McCarthy

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Sarah McCarthy


Sarah McCarthy is Ph.D. candidate in musicology at Stanford University working under the guidance of Prof. Anna Schultz. She earned her B.A. in music with honors with an emphasis in ethnomusicology from UC Davis in 2011, and was awarded the Departmental Citation for Outstanding Undergraduate Accomplishment in Music for her thesis on tango. In her research at Stanford Sarah explores issues of identity, politics, and agency in the musics of the Pacific Islands, East Asia, and Latin America.

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