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A Story of DERT

The founders of the Diverse Environmentalisms Research Team (DERT), Dr. John McDowell, Dr. Sue Tuohy, and Dr. Rebecca Dirksen, discuss the origins of the group, remembering the collaboration that led…

From  Amanda Lueck on April 30th, 2021 1 plays 0  

Tales of Gender and German Hip Hop with Amy Makota

In asking, "Where did these three artists go?" Amy shows how a single question can turn into a field of research that has brought her to research gender and social activism in German hip…

From  Amanda Lueck on April 2nd, 2021 0 plays 0  

Sounds of Bats and the Bat City with Dr. Julianne Graper

Dr. Julianne Graper speaks about her multispecies research and how she came to study the bats with musical scene of Austin, Texas. We discuss how she recorded bats for her field research, and how bat…

From  Amanda Lueck on February 16th, 2021 20 plays 0  

Dr. Portia Maultsby on Black Musical Research and Founding the IU Soul Revue, Part 2

IU Assistant Professor Dr. Alisha Lola Jones and IU Professor emerita Dr. Portia Maultsby discuss the history of Black music research, and the importance of oral tradition and pedagogy to this…

From  Amanda Lueck on February 16th, 2021 8 plays 0  

Dr. Portia Maultsby on Black Musical Research and Founding the IU Soul Revue, Part 1

IU Assistant Professor Dr. Alisha Lola Jones and IU Professor emerita Dr. Portia Maultsby discuss the history of Black music research, and the importance of oral tradition and pedagogy to this…

From  Amanda Lueck on February 16th, 2021 3 plays 0  

Illuminating Folk Illusions with Dr. Brandon Barker and Dr. Claiborne Rice

Have you ever considered how children's games and perceptual illusions are shared, or wondered how they work? Dr. Brandon Barker and Dr. Claiborne Rice explore folk illusions, blending folklore…

From  Amanda Lueck on February 16th, 2021 5 plays 0  

Stories of Memory, Art, & Aging with Dr. Jon Kay

Dr. Jon Kay and Ph.D. Candidate Lydia Campbell-Maher discuss Dr. Kay's research for his book "The Expressive Lives of Elders" and his findings on "how traditional arts keep us…

From  Amanda Lueck on February 16th, 2021 19 plays 0  

Flowing Currents and Archives of Conjure with Dr. Solimar Otero

Dr. Solimar Otero and Amelia Lopez discuss "Archives of Conjure: Stories of the Dead in Afrolatinx Cultures," Dr. Otero's recent publication. The conversation ranges from Dr.…

From  Amanda Lueck on February 16th, 2021 5 plays 0  

Conversing with Dr. Alisha Lola Jones about Flaming? and Gospel

Dr. Alisha Lola Jones and Dr. Kyle Adams converse about 'Flaming? The Peculiar Theopolitics of Fire and Desire in Black Male Gospel Performance.' Dr. Jones's recent book draws from…

From  Amanda Lueck on February 16th, 2021 8 plays 0  

Listening to an Election with Dr. Justin Patch

What is the sound of a political campaign? How does sound studies examine what role these sounds play in building candidate support and creating community? Dr. Justin Patch, Dr. David McDonald, and…

From  Amanda Lueck on February 16th, 2021 7 plays 0  

Walking with Ghosts, Stories of Spirits

Dr. Robert Dobler, Krystie Herndon, and Chloe McCormick walk us through their memories of the Ghost Walk, an annual Halloween tradition hosted by the Folklore & Ethnomusicology Student…

From  Amanda Lueck on February 16th, 2021 3 plays 0