Jazz Studies

Pitt's Humanities Center Presents a Lecture by Sarah Politz

Sarah Politz (Dietrich School Diversity Postdoctoral Fellow in the Humanities) will present a colloquium at the Humanities Center on "The Music of Afro-Diasporic Spirituality in the Lives of Beninese Jazz Musicians in New York City." The colloquium will include responses from Yolanda Covington Ward (Africana Studies) & Olivia Bloechl (Music). The event will take place at the Humanities Center (602 Cathedral of Learning) on Thursday, February 7 from 12:30-2 p.m.

Conference Schedule

Music & Erotics

 University of Pittsburgh

22-23 February 2019


Friday, 22 February 2019

(Frick Fine Arts Auditorium)

            1:00 - 1:15 — Welcome, Opening Remarks

            1:15 - 2:45 — Historicizing/Glocalizing Music and Erotics —

                                    Chair: Andrew Weintraub