Bertie Kibreah

Bertie Kibreah

Visiting Assistant Professor, Folklore and Ethnomusicology

he/him

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2019
  • B.A., Indiana University, 1998

Research interests

  • South Asia/Bengal
  • Indian Ocean
  • Devotionalism
  • Ontologies of Drumming
  • Discursive Performance
  • Oral History Methodologies
  • Voice/Song Studies
  • Asian American Studies
  • Adaptation Studies
  • Anthropology of Media
  • Shrine Cultures & Popular Piety
  • Decolonization
  • Trauma, Movement, Memory
  • Urban Soundscapes
  • Experiential Ethnography
  • Public Humanities

Courses recently taught

  • Music of South Asia
  • Ethnomusicology Analysis
  • Introduction to World Music
  • Music & Devotion

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