Music, Language, Thought V



Friday, December 10th

3:00  –  7:00pm

Kevin Bell (English, SUNY Albany): “Non-Cognitive Aspects of the City:
Sound as Break in Christopher Harris’s “Still/Here.”

Myles Jackson (History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, NYU): “The Role of Physicists in Measuring and Defining Nineteenth-Century Musical Aesthetics.”

Ana María Ochoa (Music, Columbia University): “Orality and Orthography in Nineteenth-Century Colombia””

Gary Tomlinson (Music, University of Pennsylvania): “Paleolithic Formalism.”

Silver Center for Arts and Science

100 Washington Square East

Department of Music, Rm 220, 2nd floor

Sponsored by the departments of Music and Comparative Literature; with support from the NYU Humanities Initiative


Please save the date for:

MLT VI, March 4, 2011 (4pm)

Speakers: Tamara Levitz (Music, UCLA) and Martin Harries (English, NYU)

MLT VII, April 20, 2011 (4:30pm)

Speakers: Eugene Thacker (Media Studies, New School for Social Research), Thomas Y. Levin (German, Princeton), Frances Dyson (Technocultural Studies, UC Davis), Jason Stanyek (Music, NYU)


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