MELC 269 A: Music Cultures of the Silk Road

Summer 2024 A-term
Meeting:
TTh 1:10pm - 3:20pm / SAV 131
SLN:
12353
Section Type:
Lecture
Joint Sections:
MUSIC 269 A , JSIS 483 A , ANTH 269 A
Instructor:
HYBRID COURSE/FRIDAY ASYNCHRONOUS *** SAME COURSE AS MUSIC 269A AND JSIS 483A.
Catalog Description:
Explores music cultures of the Silk Road lands of Central Eurasia, China, and the Middle East from anthropological perspectives. Examines the interconnections between music and culture, and the political ramifications and the sociohistorical contexts of colonization, imperialism, and sovereignty on the production of musical expressions. Topics include culture, ethnicity, diversity of musical expression, literature, religion, and colonialism. Offered: jointly with MUSIC 269.
GE Requirements Met:
Diversity (DIV)
Social Sciences (SSc)
Arts and Humanities (A&H)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
April 16, 2024 - 8:06 am