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Carol Hess Talk

Carol Hess, UC Davis Professor of Music, will present her book, Representing the Good Neighbor: Music, Difference, and the Pan American Dream, published by Oxford University Press in September, 2013. In it, she compares the reception of Latin American concert music in the United States during the  Good Neighbor period and the Cold War, arguing that the ongoing marginalization of this repertory is rooted in conflicting—and highly politicized—concepts of difference and cosmopolitanism.
When Jan 15, 2014
from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM
Where 273 Social Science & Humanities Building
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Contact Phone 5307523046
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